A lady in her 20s used Fb to lure males into Bronx inns, the place two armed cohorts then rob the trio’s victims, law enforcement officials say.
Investigators are wanting into 5 such robberies between July 7 and Tuesday, police mentioned.
“As soon as each [the woman and victim] Within the lodge room, the lady instructs the person to take a bathe, and whereas he’s within the lavatory, she lets one other girl and a person into the lodge room,” the NYPD mentioned.
“Because the sufferer exits the lavatory, the second girl and man each level weapons on the sufferer and threaten to shoot him.”
The three robbers then use duct tape to tie up their victims and take away private belongings, together with clothes the victims are sporting, in addition to money and cellphones. No accidents requiring hospitalization had been reported in any of the incidents.
The primary incident occurred round 6:30 p.m. on July 7, when a 31-year-old man walked into the Wheeler Resort on Wheeler Ave. 1162 his cellphone, pockets and debit card had been stolen, law enforcement officials mentioned.
The second crime occurred round 12:40 am on July 16 when a 31-year-old man was robbed on the Crown Motor Inn at 3320 Boston Street.
The third incident occurred the following day when a 48-year-old man was robbed on the Pleasant Motor Inn at 1119 East Gun Hill Street, law enforcement officials mentioned. The robbers stole his debit and bank cards, garments and automobile keys. They then charged $3,000 on his playing cards, law enforcement officials mentioned.
The fourth incident occurred round 8:30 p.m. on July 24 on the Van Cortlandt Motel at 6393 Broadway, when a 46-year-old man had $200 in money, private belongings and a bank card stolen, law enforcement officials mentioned.
The fifth theft occurred round 11:00 p.m. Tuesday on the Sheridan Resort at 1440 Sheridan Blvd. The 45-year-old sufferer had an undisclosed sum of money and his garments stolen.
The girl believed to be luring the victims is about 25 years previous, 5ft 2in tall and weighs 200lbs, has black hair, tattoos on each arms and wears glasses, authorities mentioned.
The second girl is believed to be round 40 years previous, 4ft 11in tall, weighs 140lbs and has black hair.
The male on the crew is roughly 25 years previous, 5’10” tall and weighs roughly 170 kilos, is of medium peak and has black hair.
Police launched surveillance pictures exhibiting all three folks.
Anybody with data concerning these incidents is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish at 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The general public can even submit their suggestions by subscribing to the Crime Stoppers web site at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips.