VIDEO: Man wanted in connection to string of robberies at knifepoint in Brooklyn

Kimberly Dole
February 25, 2020 - 11:41 am
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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are searching for two man in connection to a robbery pattern that occurred over a five-day period in Brooklyn where a knife was brandished.

On Feb 19, around 11: 20 p.m., a 27-year-old man was walking in front of 15 Ridgewood Place when the suspect approached him from behind, placed a knife to his throat and demanded money.

The victim shoved the suspect away and attempted to flee when police say he was slashed before fleeing northbound through a parking lot at 454 Wyckoff Avenue.

The victim sustained two minor lacerations but refused medical attention and no property taken.

On Feb. 20, just after 4 p.m., a 39-year-old man was walking in front of 240 Irving Avenue when two suspects approached him, displayed a knife and demanded money. The victim stated he had no money, before fleeing the scene.

No injuries were reported during this incident.

Officials say on Feb 21, just after 10:30 p.m.,  a 19-year-old male victim was riding his bike when the two suspects approached him in front of 166 Irving Avenue.

The first suspect displayed a knife and yelled, "Give me all your money!" before the second man forcibly removed $300 cash from the victim's pockets.

The men then fled the scene to parts unknown, authorities said.

There were no injuries reported.

At 6:30 on Feb. 22, authorities say a 31-year-old man was walking in front of 269 Stanhope Street when the suspect approached him, displayed a knife and yelled out "Give me all your money!"

Police say a passerby startled the suspect, and the victim immediately fled westbound on Stanhope Street and the suspect fled eastbound on Stanhope Street.

There were no injuries reported nor property taken.

On Feb 23, at approximately 1 a.m., a 26-year-old man was approached by two suspects while walking at the corner of Knickerbocker Avenue and Greene Avenue.

Officials say the suspects displayed a black knife and demanded money. One suspect attempted to forcibly remove the victim's property but pushed him away and attempted to flee.

That's when officials say the suspect stabbed the victim in the left leg causing a serious physical injury before fleeing to parts unknown.

EMS transported the victim to NYC Health & Hospitals/Woodhull, where he was treated and released.

Authorities describe the first suspect as a man approximately 150 pounds, 5'7" tall, with a medium complexion, brown eyes and short dark hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, black pants, blue hoodie and gray sneakers.

The second suspect is described as a man with a dark complexion and approximately 5'10" tall.

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