Two women robbed at subway stations in Queens

August 8, 2011 6:00:49 PM PDT
Police in Queens are looking for a man who's robbed at least two women at subway stations in Ozone Park.

The suspect approached the victim's, verbally abused them, grabbed their cell phones, and fled on foot.

The first incident happened on Tuesday, August 2nd at 7:25 a.m. The suspect robbed a 35-year-old woman at the subway station located at Liberty Ave. and 88 St.

The second incident happened later that same day at 8:45 a.m. The suspect robbed a 36-year-old woman at the subway station at Liberty Ave. and Rockaway Blvd.

The suspect is described as a black man, age 30-40-years-old, 6'0", is of slim build, and was wearing a white T-shirt, khaki shorts, and reading glasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), and then entering TIP577.