Cops Seek Armed Robber Targeting Delivery Trucks

Investigators have identified the suspect at 28-year-old Darren Hicks, who's wanted for 11 gunpoint robberies in Queens

Thursday, Aug 16, 2012  |  Updated 6:25 AM EDT
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Cops Seek Armed Robber Targeting Delivery Trucks

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Darren Hicks

Police are looking for an armed robber who has been targeting delivery truck drivers stopped in front of businesses across Queens.

Investigators have identified the suspect at 28-year-old Darren Hicks, who's wanted for 11 gunpoint robberies in the borough.

Police say Hicks has robbed:

  • a Pepsi delivery truck driver in front of J&C Grocery at 110-02 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.;
  • a worker inside the Howard Johnson Inn at 153-95 Rockaway Blvd;
  • a worker at a Subway sandwich shop at 252-18 Rockaway Blvd.;
  • a worker inside the Cambria Car Wash and Detailing Center at 208-15 Linden Blvd.;
  • a delivery truck driver in front of C-Town Supermarket at 195-09 Jamaica Ave.;
  • two delivery truck drivers at the intersection of 114th Drive and Farmers Boulevard;
  • a delivery truck driver at the Farmbria Food Center at Linden Boulevard and 219th Street;
  • a worker inside the Fine Fare Supermarket at 199-11 Hollis Ave.;
  • a Red Bull delivery truck driver parked at Hillside Avenue and 179th Street;
  • a 7-Up delivery truck driver outside Key Food Supermarket at 213-22 Jamaica Ave.;
  • and a Boar's Head delivery truck driver in front of Rite Aid drugstore at 222-14 Linden Blvd.

Anyone with information is aasked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS or at nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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