Thieves snatch chains from teens in Homecrest: NYPD

Cops are hunting these men who are suspected of stealing necklaces in Homecrest.
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Cops are hunting two men suspected of snatching necklaces off the necks of teens in Homecrest on Monday.

The victims, ages 16 and 17 years old, told police the crooks shouted “you robbed my little brother” on Quentin Road near E. 16th Street at 11:48 a.m. on Sept. 9, before yanking their necklaces off.

The thieves then fled into a black BMW, before peeling off heading north along Kings Highway, according to police.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Updated 10:33 am, September 10, 2019
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Reasonable discourse

Larry says:
Kings Highway has gone downhill. Lots of beggars and other skell types.
Sept. 10, 2019, 11:34 am
Larry says:
Skell's come from all walks of life.
Sept. 11, 2019, 11:47 am
Connie Lingus says:
The one in the white tank top looks like a woman with breasts and hoop earrings
Sept. 11, 2019, 9:58 pm

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