According to media reports, two Jewish men were robbed by several suspects early Wednesday morning in Williamsburg.
Security footage posted by Williamsburg News shows two Jewish men walking on the sidewalk when they are accosted by a group of at least four suspects. As the men begin to try to walk away, the group is seen chasing them off-screen.
The incident reportedly took place at approximately 3:00 AM on Wednesday morning in the area of Lee Ave & Rodney St.
After the chase, the group robbed the men and then fled into the Marcy projects.
Following the incident, an investigation has been launched and the NYPD and Williamsburg Shomrim have encouraged anyone with information to come forward and offer details of the incident.