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Police impersonators wanted in knife-point robbery

Wednesday, May 02, 2012

The NYPD is looking for two men accused of impersonating police officers during a knife-point robbery in Queens.

Police say the two men forcibly entered a Jackson Heights apartment on March 9 armed with switchblade knives.

Police say they identified themselves as police officers and demanded money from the 36-year-old male occupant.

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When the man complied, the alleged thieves fled.

One suspect has been identified as Julian Rodriguez (seen above). The accomplice remains unidentified.

Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.

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