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Police: 7 people caught on camera robbing 2 women at McDonald’s in Melrose

Police say a group of people are wanted for a robbery of two women that was caught on surveillance camera at a McDonald's in the Melrose section of the Bronx.

News 12 Staff

Apr 22, 2021, 10:39 AM

Updated 1,154 days ago

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Police say a group of people are wanted for a robbery of two women that was caught on surveillance camera at a McDonald's in the Melrose section of the Bronx.
Authorities say on March 8, a 22-year-old woman was punched and kicked by six men and one woman before they took her purse. One of the men also pulled out a knife.
The victim was taken to the hospital for bruising and swelling to her face.
Police say the same group took a 50-year-old woman's bag as well after she tried to prevent the attack.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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