Duo robs woman at knifepoint inside Brooklyn park

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Police released sketches of two men who allegedly stole from a woman inside Highland Park on January 6, 2016. (NYPD)

Police released sketches of two men who allegedly stole from a woman inside Highland Park on January 6, 2016. (NYPD)

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn –– Police are looking for two men who robbed a woman at knifepoint inside Highland Park about two months ago.

The men, described as being in their late teens with medium builds, approached the 24-year-old victim inside the park and displayed a knife demanding money on January 6, police said. The thieves took the woman’s Samsung cellphone and fled, according to the NYPD.

Police released sketches of both alleged culprits. The first suspect has black hair and was wearing a bandana around his face. The second has brown hair with frosted tips in the front. He was last seen wearing a light blue denim jacket.

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