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Armed crook robs multiple EMS workers during fake 911 calls in Brooklyn

Photo courtesy of the NYPD

Cops are looking for a crook who robbed multiple EMS workers during fake calls in Brooklyn.

Police say that at 11 p.m. on Dec. 7, EMS workers responded to a 911 call at 365 Sackman Street. Once inside, an unknown man approached the workers, pulled out a firearm and demanded their property.

The suspect then forcibly took medical supplies, a radio and a tablet before fleeing the scene in an unknown direction.

The suspect struck again on Dec. 12. At 2:30 a.m. that day, EMS workers responded to a 911 call at 330 Frost Street. Once inside, the suspect approached the workers and pulled out a firearm, demanding their property.

The crook took more medical supplies as well as two radios before fleeing the scene. No injuries were reported as a result of either incident.

The NYPD released a photo and video taken from the second incident:

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of this individual is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are kept strictly confidential.

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