Four men dressed as construction workers, attacked a jewelry store in Brooklyn Heights last night and hurt his owner.
According to representatives of the police Department of new York (NYPD), the attackers were dressed in orange vests and construction helmets, they had a gun.
«Call in the 84th precinct police arrived around 17.30 hours Court Street. Upon arriving at the scene, police saw 67-year-old jewelry store owner – he had a lacerated wound of the head», — told in the NYPD.
It is established that the attackers fled in a subway station Borough Hall. Three of them were directly involved in the RAID, the fourth during the robbery stood at the shop, holding a sign with the inscription: «Caution! Construction work».
According to preliminary data, the raiders took with him 250 thousand dollars in cash and jewelry amounting to about 500 thousand.
«The victim with blood on her ran, screaming, «Help me!». Many called the police, it was really crazy,» he told the NY Post one of the witnesses.
The jewelry store owner was taken away by ambulance. One of the building vests, the police found on the platform of Borough Hall. According to the morning of Friday, may 26, none of the attackers have not been arrested.
Shopkeeper injured in violent jewelry store robbery on Court Street in #Brooklyn Heights. Perp flees on subway. https://t.co/2zOLrXjwzK pic.twitter.com/lnIYag8jOG
— Brooklyn Daily Eagle (@BklynEagle) May 26, 2017