NYPD: 3 suspects wanted in connection to Flatbush house of worship robbery
Police are on the hunt for three suspects who they say robbed a house of worship Sunday afternoon in Flatbush.
According to the NYPD, the incident at 26 Rugby Rd. occurred around 2:30 p.m. when the suspects forced their way through the back door. Detectives say the suspects ransacked the area and stole personal belongings, cell phones, and an unknown amount of cash.
There were four monks inside the place of worship during the robbery. The were not harmed during the incident, according to police.
Detectives say the suspects fled the scene immediately after the robbery.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact police.