Aug. 5, 2021 By Christian Murray
The police have released video footage of a man who ripped a necklace off a 26-year-old woman on a Ridgewood street Tuesday and then took off with it.
The woman was robbed while walking her dog in front of 17-39 Bleecker St. at around 9:35 a.m., when a man on a bike came up from behind and ripped off her gold necklace valued at approximately $1,100.
The victim was left with scratches but was not seriously injured.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips.
🚨WANTED for ROBBERY: On 8/3/21 at approx. 9:35 AM, in front of 17-39 Bleecker St in Queens, a 26-year-old female was walking her dog when the suspect approaches her from behind in a bike, & forcibly removes her necklace. Any info? DM @NYPDTips, or ☎️call them at 800-577-TIPS. pic.twitter.com/6GJubMyFGU
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) August 5, 2021