Sickening video exhibits the second a duo on a moped dragged a 12-year-old lady down a Queens sidewalk whereas stealing her necklace — a part of a sample focusing on a complete of seven victims within the borough.
The pre-teen was heading dwelling from faculty round 4:30 p.m. Oct. 24 when the pair rolled as much as her on Layton Street close to Britton Avenue in Elmhurst, police stated.
The backseat passenger grabbed the lady’s chain and dragged her together with it on the sidewalk, in accordance with the clip launched by the NYPD late Sunday.
The merciless duo then drove off with the chain, cops stated.
Cops stated that two days later, the identical moped-riding crooks are believed to have focused 4 extra victims in a spree that lasted over six hours.
First they approached a 37-year-old lady at thirty fourth Avenue and 103rd Street round 2:20 p.m., punching her within the face and attempting to seize her necklace, cops stated. They broke the piece of knickknack however weren’t capable of make off with it, authorities stated.
Then they focused a 43-year-old lady who was strolling at thirty first Avenue and 76th Street round 4:30 p.m., grabbing two of her necklaces earlier than driving off, cops stated.
The companions in crime hit the streets once more round 7 p.m. that very same day — ripping the necklace off the neck of a 52-year-old man on seventy fifth Street close to Woodside Avenue, authorities stated.
Then round 8:50 p.m., they rolled as much as a 35-year-old lady on 73rd Street close to thirty fifth Avenue and snatched her necklace, cops stated.
The muggers picked up once more round 3 p.m. the following day — driving as much as an unsuspecting 70-year-old lady and grabbing her necklace, police stated.
The duo took practically two weeks off earlier than they focused their subsequent sufferer — a 48-year-old lady strolling at Penrod Street and Otis Avenue round 12:45 p.m. Nov. 7, authorities stated.
They approached her on their moped and yanked off her necklace as nicely, police stated.
The crooks are nonetheless within the wind.