NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - Two robbers took off with a food deliveryman's electric bike, but they didn't get very far at first.
The 55-year-old victim told police that one of men said they weren't going to pay for the order as the second man got on his electric bike. The first man also simulated that he had a gun in his pant's pockets, said police.
The second man got on the back of the bike. They fell as they approach a parked car. Both got back on and rode off.
The robbery occurred at about 2:45 p.m. in front of 155 -89th Street in Queens.
The first individual is a male, Hispanic, in his 20s; last seen wearing a green hooded sweater, gray sweatpants and black sneakers.
The second individual is a male, Hispanic, in his 20s; last seen wearing a dark colored baseball cap, a blue hooded sweater, a blue hooded jacket, black sweatpants and black sneakers.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. You can remain anonymous.
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