Edited by TJV News
Authorities say the two men, riding a Citi Bike, will approach a victim before swiping their hat from off their head and fleeing, as reported by Fox 5 and NYPD public notices
The pair struck four times on July 23, stealing hats from two 21-year-old Hasidic men, a 46-year-old Hasidic man and a 48-year-old Hasidic man over the course of roughly two hours.
Police have released surveillance footage of the pair from the fourth incident.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, or on Twitter @NYPDTips.