Corner Store Crime Spree From Gun-Toting Stick-Up Crew

The Santa Grocery, robbed twice in the same crime spree (Screenshot via Google Maps)

Police are looking for two suspects in a pattern of gunpoint robberies throughout Brownsville, East New York and Bushwick that occurred in the first week of the new year.

On Wednesday, January 3, the duo entered the Santa Grocery at 137 Blake Avenue in Brownsville around 8:30 pm, said police. One of the robbers pulled a gun and demanded money, before fleeing the scene down Herzel Street with about $1000 in cash.

On Thursday, January 4, the two stick-up artists managed to hit three locations across two neighborhoods in one night.

First, they crossed into East New York, robbing Omars Mini Market and Deli at 479 Livonia Avenue between 7:00 and 8:00 pm, said police. They brandished their gun and demanded the money, fleeing the scene with $200. But they weren’t

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