Police said that they are searching for two men who are wanted in connection with a string of robberies that occurred in the 106th, 113th and 114th precincts.
On Feb. 17 around 2:55 a.m., two men arrived at a Sunoco Gas Station, located at 88-20 Astoria Blvd., in a silver BMW M3. The passenger exited the vehicle, displayed a firearm to the attendant and demanded money. The attendant retreated on foot and the men fled in the vehicle east on Astoria Boulevard.
On March 5 around 3 a.m., a 43-year-old male employee was pumping gas for one of the individuals at a Gulf Gas Station, located at 111-06 Van Wyck Expwy. in South Ozone Park, when the suspect stepped out of his car, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The employee complied and gave the individual approximately $40 in cash. The suspect fled inside of a dark colored sedan southbound on the Van Wyck Service Road.
That same day, the duo struck again at 11:20 p.m. at a Gulf Gas Station, located at 153-28 Rockaway Blvd. in Jamaica. The suspect approached a 64-year-old man working at the station, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The individual took $350 in cash from the register as well as the employee’s cell phone and $100. The suspect fled inside of a dark colored sedan southbound on Rockaway Boulevard.
Around 1:20 a.m. on March 6, the suspect followed a 54-year-old male employee into his kiosk at Gastrac, located at 50-35 Northern Blvd. in Long Island City. He displayed a handgun and demanded money. The suspect then removed $300 in cash from the register and fled inside of a dark colored sedan eastbound on Northern Boulevard.
The first suspect—who was the driver during the incidents—is described as a five-foot-nine-inch Hispanic man who weighs approximately 170 pounds and was last seen wearing a red hooded sweater and dark gray pants. The second suspect is described as a five-foot-nine-inch man who weighs approximately 170 pounds and was last seen wearing a dark blue hooded sweater, tan pants and brown boots.