Time Pieces Antique Watch Store Attacked by Knife-Wielding Gang
A thieving trio busted into Time Pieces, an antique watch and clock store, at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, robbing the clerk at knifepoint before macing the victim and running off with the costly chronometers, cops say.
The suspected perps fled the shop, located at 115 Greenwich Avenue, on foot.
Nobody was hurt.
Cops describe one of the suspects as between 21 and 25-years-old, with a medium build. He was wearing a white baseball cap, dark jacket, blue jeans, and dark sneakers.
Another suspect is a 5-foot-10, 20-year-old black male with a thin frame. He had on a dark hoodie, blue jeans, and dark sneakers.
The third suspect, said to be a 5-foot-8, 19 to 23-year-old black male, also has a thin build. At the time of the robbery, he sported a dark jacket, black jeans, and white sneakers.
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