Man wanted for holding 11 people at gunpoint in Brooklyn robbery spree

Police are looking for the man who has held up 11 people at gunpoint in a three-neighborhood robbery spree. The robberies happened between July 10

BROOKLYN - Police are looking for the man who has held up 11 people at gunpoint in a three-neighborhood robbery spree.

The robberies happened between July 10 and July 28, with eight of them in East Flatbush. Two were reported in Flatlands, and one was in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens.

Investigators say the suspect seems to be targeting older people. The victims’ ages range from 48 to 78 years old, but more than half are over the age of 65.

The suspect is described as a black male with a light complexion and slim build. He's between 18 and 25 years old.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Brooklyn nail salon makes its own unique nail 1 Brooklyn Style: k2 Nail Salon
Kilusan Bautista once lived in Crown Heights until 2 NYC man's show puts spotlight on gentrification
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what old TV 3 Word on the Street: Old TV shows
4 Activists push women's rights with double entendre
5 VIDEO: Interview with Kilusan Bautista

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE