Brian Rodriguez Charged in String of Queens Muggings
Cops think they've nailed the guy responsible for at least some of the 10 "pattern" muggings of women in Queens this month. Brian Rodriguez, 33, has been charged so far with at least two of the brute-force robberies.
A detective who had busted Rodriguez in 2005 apparently picked up on the modus operandi displayed in the current skein of muggings, and cops scooped him up, the Daily News says.
Dates, times, victims, locations follow:
January 2, 7:15 a.m.: Asian woman, 28, at 149th Place and Sanford Avenue.
January 4, 7:10 p.m.: Asian woman, 39, at 43-04 158th Street.
January 9, 10:30 p.m.: Latino woman, 49, at 64th Avenue and 102nd Street.
January 10, 9:22 p.m.: Latino woman, 52, at 64th Road and 99th Street.
January 10: Asian woman, 31, at 61-20 Grand Central Parkway.
January 12, 10:02 p.m.: White female, 22, at 67th Avenue and Yellowstone Boulevard.
January 13, 10:25 p.m.: Asian female, 28, at 62nd Drive and 98th Street.
January 14, 9:30 p.m.: Latino female, 58, at 58-12 Penrod Street.
January 15, 6:20 p.m.: White female, 62, at 63-17 Dieterle Crescent.
January 16, 11:20 a.m.: Asian female, 23, at Oak Avenue and 161st Street
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