Six Chinese language-food supply drivers have been mugged in Queens within the final two months, authorities stated.
The perp is understood to method his victims after darkish with a weapon and demand their money and cellphones, police stated. All the victims had been males, ages 39 to 57, who had been attacked between Aug. 26 and Oct. 8.
In the newest theft — on Oct. Eight round 8:30 p.m. at a house on 220th Road in Queens Village — the perp flashed a knife and punched the 39-year-old supply driver, earlier than fleeing together with his cellphone. The sufferer was left with a reduce beneath his eye, police stated.
The robber’s weapon of selection is normally a knife however in August, a driver delivering meals to a home on Nashville Boulevard was threatened with a wood stick and gave up his telephone together with $200, cops stated.
Surveillance footage of the alleged perp launched by police Saturday reveals him carrying a hooded sweatshirt and white face masks.
Anybody with data is requested to name police at 1-800-577-TIPS.