NEW YORK – The NYPD is searching for two additional suspects in connection to a violent armed robbery where police said $500,000 in jewelry was stolen from a Queens location.
According to police, the two suspects acted in concert with the two other suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
It happened Wednesday around 2:30 p.m. at Diamonds by Direct in Flushing.
Police said the two original suspects entered the jewelry store and once inside, kicked and struck a 79-year-old female employee in the head with a handgun.
Police are searching for two men they said stole around $500,000 in jewelry from a Queens location. (NYPD)
The men removed around $500,000 in jewelry before fleeing. They were last seen driving in a black Mercedes sedan.
Police said the two men entered the jewelry store and once inside, kicked and struck a 79-year-old female employee in the head with a handgun. (NYPD)
The victim was taken to New York Hospital Queens and is in stable condition.