Police are looking for three men who beat and robbed a man in Williamsburg. The incident happened around 3:20 a.m. on Wednesday, October 1st in front of a deli at 340 Roebling Street, near S 9th Street. The three suspects approached the 52-year-old victim and began to assault him about the face and body. You can see surveillance video of one of the suspects beating him below.
During the struggle, one of the suspects pulled out a gun, hit the victim across the face, and forcibly robbed him. All three men then fled the scene.
Cops describe the suspects as all being Hispanic males, approximately 20-30 years old; two of them were wearing dark colored jackets with stripes and leather sleeves; one was wearing a noticeably bright red jacket and baseball cap.
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 or by texting their tips 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.