Suspects sought for stealing a car from a man in Manhattan: cops

Screenshot via video courtesy of the NYPD

Cops are looking for three suspects who they believe is connected to a recent car theft in Manhattan last week.

According to police, at 5:45 p.m. on Feb. 6, a 28-year-old man was sitting in his parked 2007 Chrysler Sebring in the West 11th Street and Waverly Place when he was approached by three unknown individuals. They entered the man’s car and simulated that they had a gun.

One of the suspects searched the victim’s pockets, and then ordered that the victim get out of the car. The victim complied and the suspects drove off. 

The car was later recovered in the vicinity of 116th Street and 10th Avenue.

On Feb. 12, the NYPD released video taken from the crime scene:

Anyone with information in regard to this incident 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 Crime Stoppers website or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.

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