Police: Family robbed at gunpoint in Flatbush

Police are searching for three men who robbed a family in Flatbush Friday night. Authorities say three men held up a 12-year-old boy at gunpoint

Authorities say three men held up a 12-year-old boy at gunpoint in front of his mother and 4-year-old sister on 18th Street.

Authorities say three men held up a 12-year-old boy at gunpoint in front of his mother and 4-year-old sister on 18th Street. (9/23/13)

FLATBUSH - Police are searching for three men who robbed a family in Flatbush Friday night.

Authorities say three men held up a 12-year-old boy at gunpoint in front of his mother and 4-year-old sister on 18th Street. The suspects approached the family and put a gun to the boy’s back, according to officials.

Police say the three suspects took cash from the boy’s mother and then fled the scene.

Police have released sketches of two of the three men they are looking for.

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

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