Sections

Thieves snatch chains from teens in Homecrest: NYPD

Cops are hunting these men who are suspected of stealing necklaces in Homecrest.
Brooklyn Paper
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:

Cops are hunting two men suspected of snatching necklaces off the necks of teens in Homecrest on Monday.

The victims, ages 16 and 17 years old, told police the crooks shouted “you robbed my little brother” on Quentin Road near E. 16th Street at 11:48 a.m. on Sept. 9, before yanking their necklaces off.

The thieves then fled into a black BMW, before peeling off heading north along Kings Highway, according to police.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Updated 10:33 am, September 10, 2019
Today’s news:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Don’t miss our updates:


Reasonable discourse

Larry says:
Kings Highway has gone downhill. Lots of beggars and other skell types.
Sept. 10, 11:34 am
Larry says:
Skell's come from all walks of life.
Sept. 11, 11:47 am
Connie Lingus says:
The one in the white tank top looks like a woman with breasts and hoop earrings
Sept. 11, 9:58 pm

Enter your comment below

By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:

You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to BrooklynPaper.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

First name
Last name
Your neighborhood
Email address
Daytime phone

Your letter must be signed and include all of the information requested above. (Only your name and neighborhood are published with the letter.) Letters should be as brief as possible; while they may discuss any topic of interest to our readers, priority will be given to letters that relate to stories covered by The Brooklyn Paper.

Letters will be edited at the sole discretion of the editor, may be published in whole or part in any media, and upon publication become the property of The Brooklyn Paper. The earlier in the week you send your letter, the better.

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: