MANHATTAN (PIX11) -- Police have released new photos of a couple who allegedly choked and robbed a young woman in Central Park Wednesday night.
NYPD said the 24-year-old victim was walking in the park at West 110th Street and Lenox Avenue at about 11:30 p.m. when a man put her in a chokehold and threw her to the ground. His female accomplice then snatched the woman's handbag and the pair fled the scene, police said.
Saturday evening police released two photos of the couple.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.