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Trio sought in robbery of Maspeth livery service

Police release a surveillance image of men they believe robbed a Maspeth livery company at gunpoint. Photo courtesy of NYPD
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MASPETH — Officers released photos of three men they believe robbed Sensational Livery Cab Leasing Services, at 69-20 48th Ave. on the border of Woodside, of $16,000 at gunpoint Feb. 25, the NYPD said.

The Police Department said the trio walked into the Maspeth business at 5:40 p.m., allegedly displayed firearms and demanded property from five employees.

They allegedly left with about $16,000 and the victims’ cellphones, according to cops.

Nobody was injured during the robbery, police said.

The NYPD described the three men as slim and in their early 20s.

Those with information should contact NYPD’s Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting its website or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

Posted 12:00 am, March 9, 2014
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