2 Wanted in Gunpoint Robbery on Queens Street

Surveillance video shows one of the suspects retrieving a gun just before the robbery

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    Police are searching for two men wanted in a gunpoint robbery of two pedestrians in Woodside, Queens last month.

    The pair of suspects approached two men, ages 32 and 25, in front of 64-13 Broadway at about 6:10 a.m. Saturday, April 21, according to police. One of the suspects pointed a shotgun at the victims while the other removed personal items from them, including a wallet, money, keys, cell phone and jewelry.

    Suspect in Queens Gunpoint Robbery

    [NY] Suspect in Queens Gunpoint Robbery
    Police have released this surveillance video of a suspect in a gunpoint robbery on the street in Woodside, Queens on Saturday, April 21. Anyone with information is asked to contact NYPD at 800-577-TIPS.

    The suspects then fled. No one was hurt during the robbery, police said.

    Police released surveillance video of one of the suspects retrieving a shotgun from behind a bin just before the alleged robbery. That suspect was wearing blue jeans and a red hooded sweatshirt, and was described as being about 25 years old, 5 feet 6 to 5 feet 8 and 140 pounds.

    The other suspect is described as being in his 20s, about 5 feet 5, and wearing a black waist-length jacket and green Army baseball cap

    Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 800-577-TIPS or at nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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