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Group robs pizza deliveryman, stabs him in both legs in Brooklyn

Posted: 9:14 PM, Feb 13, 2020
Updated: 2020-02-14 05:05:50-05
Group robs, stabs pizza deliveryman in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Group robs pizza deliveryman, stabs him in both legs in Brooklyn

WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn — A group robbed and stabbed a pizza deliveryman in Brooklyn, police said Thursday.

After dropping off an order, the 20-year-old deliveryman was leaving a building on Walton Street near Marcy Avenue when he was approached by five men around 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 8, officials said.

One of the men stabbed the deliveryman in his right and left legs, police said. They said they'd kill him if he didn't hand over his belongings.

They took his bike, phone, cash, coat and a pizza, before fleeing toward Union Avenue, officials said.

The victim sustained a puncture wound to each of his legs was taken to a local hospital by EMS, authorities said.

No arrests have been made. The NYPD has released the shocking surveillance footage above of the violent robbery.

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