Taser-wielding suspects sought in Bushwick mugging

These two suspects allegedly displayed a taser before demanding the victim's iPhone. (Credit: DCPI)
These two suspects allegedly displayed a taser before demanding the victim’s iPhone. Credit: DCPI

Police are searching for two men they say threatened to tase a Brooklyn man and then robbed him.

The two male suspects approached the victim, 21, on Bushwick Avenue about 11:30 p.m. on Sept. 4, police said. They displayed a taser and demanded the man’s property. The victim complied, and the suspects fled with his iPhone.

Police have released the above photos of the suspects.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.


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