Assemblyman Goldfeder, Community Offer $2,000 to Catch Bayswater Muggers


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pgoAssemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D – Bayswater) and the Bayswater community have announced that they are offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of three young men suspected in an attack on a local man occurring on Bessemond Avenue late last month.

“As the father of two young children, I am disgusted by this horrible crime. Our families in Bayswater deserve to see these criminals off the streets,” said Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder. “I encourage anyone with information on this deplorable act to reach out and help us bring these perpetrators to justice.”

According to reports, at around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 26, 2015, a man was assaulted and robbed by three assailants on Bessemond Avenue, near Bay 25th Street. The assailants were described by witnesses as males in their late teens to early twenties.

In an effort to bring the perpetrators to justice, Goldfeder and local Bayswater residents are offering a $2,000 reward to the person or persons that provide credible information leading to their arrest. The Assemblyman and local residents have pledged to work closely with the NYPD 101st Precinct in their efforts to aid the ongoing investigation. Anyone with tips or information regarding the incident is encouraged to contact Assemblyman Goldfeder at (718) 945-9550 or via email at [email protected]

“I was born and raised in Rockaway and my wife and I are now raising our two young children here. Every family in the community deserves to feel safe in their home and around the neighborhood,” concluded Goldfeder.

(YWN Desk – NYC)