NYPD: 3 suspects wanted for assaulting, robbing man during Facebook Marketplace meetup in Claremont

Authorities say the victim went to Teller Avenue and East 171 Street to buy the product advertised on Facebook Marketplace. Upon arrival, the suspects pulled out a knife and began to punch and kick him.

News 12 Staff

Jun 1, 2024, 12:12 PM

Updated 23 days ago

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Three suspects are wanted after police say they assaulted and robbed a man who met with them in Claremont to purchase an e-bike on May 16.
Authorities say the victim went to Teller Avenue and East 171 Street to buy the product advertised on Facebook Marketplace.
Upon arrival, the suspects pulled out a knife and began to punch and kick him. They then took his wallet, which contained $800.
The suspects were last seen fleeing on East 171 Street. Anyone with information is urged to call police.


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