Up to 8 sought for D train robberies at Grand Concourse and East 175th St.

Between three and eight men robbed commuters at the Grand Concourse and East 175th Street.

Between three and eight men robbed commuters at the Grand Concourse and East 175th Street. (2/20/13)

THE BRONX - As many as eight men are wanted in connection with at least three violent transit robberies in The Bronx over the last two months.

According to police, between three and eight men are assaulting and robbing D train riders at the Grand Concourse and East 175th Street station.

In the most recent incident, a 23-year-old woman was approached by seven men on Jan. 19. Authorities say they took her cell phone, punched her in the face, choked her and pushed her down the stairs.

Investigators have released sketches of two of the suspects.

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