These five guys are suspected of attempted robbery. Cops say they mugged a 17-year-old girl in an attempt to snatch her cell phone at 5 p.m. Monday, January 18, on a sidewalk in front of 357 Troy Avenue, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Cops say the guys approached her, demanded her cell and pushed her while trying to grab it. Despite the odds, she got away safely, according to 71st Precinct cops.
If you have info, NYPD asks that you call (800) 577-TIPS (8477), visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or text to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.