Search for suspects in several pharmacy robberies

January 29, 2010 5:45:59 AM PST
The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating the suspects wanted in connection with eleven pharmacy robberies in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan. In each incident the suspects enter the locations with their faces covered, armed with a firearm. The one of the suspects then goes behind the counter and removes cash and drugs from the back offices. The suspects then flee the locations on foot.

The incidents are as follows:

1- Monday, April 08, 2009 at approximately 1225, inside of 138-28 86 Avenue (Briarwood Pharmacy), within the confines of the 107 Precinct, the suspects entered location display a firearm and demanded USC and narcotics. The pharmacist complied by placing the item in a backpack the suspects were carrying. The suspects fled the location on foot. There was no reported injury

2- Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at approximately 0955 hours, inside of 1636 Madison Avenue, in the confines of the 23 Precinct, the suspects entered R.O.R. Madison Pharmacy and removed an undetermined amount of drugs from the location.

3- Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at approximately 0911 hours, inside of 216 West 72 Street, in the confines of the 20 Precinct, the suspects entered Joseph Pharmacy but fled before removing any property.

4- Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at approximately 0920 hours, inside of 2126 Knapp Street, in the confines of the 61 Precinct, the suspects entered Just In Time Pharmacy and removed an undetermined amount of drugs from the location.

5- Sunday, May 24, 2009 at approximately 0930 hours, inside of 170-05 Linden Blvd, in the confines of the 113 Precinct, the suspects entered CVS Pharmacy but fled before removing any property.

6- Sunday, May 24, 2009 at approximately 1015 hours, inside of 204-19 Hillside Avenue, in the confines of Precinct, the suspects entered Franhill Drugs, Inc. and removed cash from the location.

7- Saturday, May 30, 2009 at approximately 1208 hours, inside of 2126 Knapp Street, in the confines of the 61 Precinct, the suspects entered Just In Time Pharmacy and removed an undetermined amount of drugs from the location. In this incident the suspects fled in a black vehicle.

8- Tuesday, September 08, 2009 at approximately 1130 hours, inside of 3 West 137 Street (Family Pharmacy), within the confines of the 032 Precinct -- the suspect entered the location and removed narcotics from the rear offices. The suspects fled the location on foot. There were no reported injuries.

9- Wednesday , September 23, 2009 at approximately 1835 hours, inside of 234 East 106 Street (Maxwell Pharmacy), within the confines of the 23 Precinct.

10- Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at approximately 1930 hours, inside of 206 First Avenue (NYC Pharmacy), within the confines of the 9 Precinct.

11- Friday, November 6, 2009 at approximately 1015 hours, inside of 3911 104 Street (Fair Deal Pharmacy), within the confines of the 115 Precinct.

In each incident, the suspects, armed with handguns, enter the locations and demand prescription medication. There were no reported injuries in any of the incidents.

The suspects are described as M/Blk's/20's-30's. They are both approximately 5'11" tall and weigh 165 lbs.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the New York City Police Department's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

Citizens can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers web site at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips to 274637 (crimes) then enter TIP577.


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