Four Sought in Upper Manhattan Attempted Robbery
Cops say that four men recently busted into a Hamilton Heights apartment and held up nine people at gunpoint, demanding cash.
The police want to find four suspects -- described as black or hispanic males between 25 and 40 years old, between 5-foot-10 and 6-foot-1, and weighing from 150 to 200 pounds -- who tried robbing a home at 762 Riverside Drive on Jan. 2.
The attempted robbery took place around 5:40 a.m.
According to cops, the group fled the scene when they were told that 911 had been called. One of the possible perps fired a gun. Nobody was hurt. Cops say their getaway car is a dark-colored Land Rover.
Know these guys? Then call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 and then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.
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