Suspects wanted in rape, robbery at Inktastic tattoo parlor in Bed-Stuy

Police released surveillance video that they hope will help catch the suspects behind a rape and robbery at a Bed-Stuy tattoo parlor. According to authorities,

The suspects were caught on surveillance video barging into the shop on Jan. 17.

The suspects were caught on surveillance video barging into the shop on Jan. 17. (1/22/14)

BROOKLYN - Police released surveillance video that they hope will help catch the suspects behind a rape and robbery at a Bed-Stuy tattoo parlor.

According to authorities, a woman rang the bell to Inktastic on Ralph Avenue Jan. 17. They say she returned to her car when a worker opened the door and two armed men barged in.

The suspects took items from shop's employees, as well as three customers. Cops say one of the suspects also raped a 23-year-old customer before they fled the scene in a white Nissan Maxima.

The rape victim was taken to Woodhull Hospital for treatment.

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

For extended interview with Inktastic employee, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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