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Cops on the hunt for two men in robberies

Police released surveillance images from a robbery in Corona. Image courtesy NYPD
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EAST ELMHURST — The NYPD was looking for the public’s assistance in locating suspects wanted in connection with two robberies within the 106th and 110th precincts, police said.

According to police, one suspect showed a firearm while the other removed property in each incident.

The first incident occurred Oct. 26 around 10:50 a.m. near 134th Street and Linden Boulevard, the NYPD said, where the suspects approached a male victim and stole property. The victim complied before the suspects fled, police said.

The second incident, police said, occurred Oct. 28 around 11:46 a.m. near 48-03 108th St., where the suspects approached a male victim and stole property.

The NYPD described the first suspect as a Hispanic man wearing a light blue sweatshirt, blue jeans and white sneakers and armed with a black firearm. The second suspect, police said, was a Hispanic man wearing a green Adidas jacket, blue jeans and black sneakers.

No injuries were reported, police said.

Anyone with information in regards to this missing person was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging on to the Crime Stoppers website at or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

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