Robbery suspects being sought

On March 2, 2012, at approximately 10:30 p.m., a strong arm robbery occurred at 25th Ave NE and NE Blakeley St.  The three victims were standing on the sidewalk when a silver Audi, traveling NB on 25th Ave stopped in front of them.  The suspects exited the vehicle, robbed the three victims on the sidewalk before getting back into the vehicle and fleeing northbound.

The first victim was pushed and had his baseball cap taken.  The other two victims had their phones taken.  There were no weapons involved in the incident and there were no injuries reported.

There were five male suspects with no additional information available.

On March 4, at approximately 12:20 a.m., a strong arm robbery occurred near NE 52nd and 19th NE.  A female victim was standing on the sidewalk talking on her cell phone. The victim stated that a newer model silver vehicle approached her. A male subject in his mid 20’s exited the vehicle and grabbed the phone that she was talking on and then returned to the car and fled northbound.

As of now there is only the one suspect and the victim wasn’t able to provide any additional information.  No weapons were seen or implied and the victim was not injured.

An area check for the suspects was negative.

This is an open and active investigation and all the information available at this time.