Suspect Sought in Williamsburg Gunpoint Robbery

The suspect wanted for a gunpoint robbery in Williamsburg on August 9th.

The NYPD is looking for a suspect who robbed a couple at gunpoint in Williamsburg two weeks ago, multiple news outlets report.

The victims were walking on Kingsland Avenue at Frost Street on Friday, August 9th, at approximately 3:40 a.m. when a man holding a gun grabbed a purse containing $80 and a watch from one of the victims, Brooklyn Paper reports.

 The suspect was wearing a white hat, t-shirt, sweatpants, and white sneakers; he fled in a gray car heading south on Woodpoint Road, according to Brooklyn Paper.

If you have information contact NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782), at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, or on Twitter @ NYPDTips.

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