PHOTOS: Two women sought in connection to Derrick Williams robbery
Last Saturday, Williams noticed that more than $600,000 in jewelry was gone after he brought back two women the previous night from the Up&Down Club.
Knicks star Derrick Williams was the victim of a robbery allegedly involving two women he brought home from a Meatpacking District club, and now police are releasing images of the twosome.
Last Saturday, Williams noticed that more than $600,000 in jewelry was gone after he brought back two women the previous night from the Up&Down Club on West 14th Street, the New York Daily News reported, adding that police are now calling those two women “persons of interest” in the alleged theft
Police said that this may not be the first robbery allegedly carried out by the duo, ABC stated in a related report, adding that police believe they may have worked in other clubs, targeting men for robbery.
Williams’ disappeared items include a $145,000 watch, a Hennessey logo-emblazoned diamond chain worth $25,000 and a $35,000 Rolex, police sources said to the Daily News.
Police have now released footage that shows the two women at the Up&Down Club, the Daily News added, also stating that the club was the same location where rapper Azealia Banks allegedly bit a security guard’s breast last week.
The Knicks star did not get much sympathy from his neighbors, according to ABC, which stated that many believe he exercised poor judgment in the incident.