Duo Push Air Conditioning Units In, Climb Through Vents In Bronx Robberies

Published on August 30, 2017, 11:41 am
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Two men stole thousands in cash by pushing in air conditioning units and climbing through vents of two Bronx businesses, police say.

Cops say the duo climbed into Apsara 1 Hour Photo on Bainbridge Avenue at 7:30 p.m. on August 17, 2017 and stole $2,000 in cash before fleeing the area in an unknown direction.

That same night at 10:30, the pair made their way into Sh & N Aga grocery store on Bainbridge Avenue and stole about $300 in cash before fleeing the area in an unknown direction, according to police.

Investigators released surveillance images of the two suspects in the hopes of catching them. Both men are seen wearing black shoes.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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