2 suspects wanted in series of armed robberies, attacks in Brooklyn

Two men are wanted in a string of armed robberies around Brooklyn, according to police.

Two men are wanted in a string of armed robberies around Brooklyn, according to police. (2/9/16)

BROOKLYN - Two men are wanted in a string of armed robberies around Brooklyn, according to police.

Police say the men are wanted in a series of attacks in which they threaten or beat victims and steal their cash and credit cards.

The men are also accused of pistol whipping one victim before robbing him.  

The first incident took place Jan. 15 on Gates Avenue around 3:30 a.m.  

The second incident  took place Jan. 16 on Eldert Street around 11 a.m. 

Police say a third incident happened on Sunday, Jan. 17 around 2:30 a.m. on Lawton Street, and the latest incident happened Jan. 19 on Palmetto and Wilson avenues around 6:45 a.m. 

Police say the men are considered armed and dangerous.

They got away with about $300 during all robberies. 

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