The NYPD is searching for four suspects involved in a laundromat robbery in the Bronx, where the weapon of choice was a very long stick. The victim, a 46-year-old black male, was punched and beaten with a stick by two women, seen in the video below taking turns with the stick while their accomplices robbed the place. It all went down just after 10:30 on Sunday night inside the Clean Laundryland Laundromat located at 4027 White Plains Road:
All the suspects fled with an unknown quantity of cash, and investigators are asking for help tracking them down. To the descriptions:
- Suspect#1: M/B blue-hooded sweatshirt, black pants with white stripe and sneakers
- Suspect#2: F/B blue long-sleeved shirt, blue jeans and yellow baseball cap
- Suspect#3: F/B white tank top blue denim shorts
- Suspect#4: M/B grey-hooded sweatshirt black pants and sneakers
At press time, it was unclear if the stick was registered. Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.