From the Times Ledger:
Police in the 109th Precinct said more than a half−dozen Chinese food deliverymen have been targeted in a string of robberies throughout Flushing during the last two months and they are calling on restaurant owners to exercise extra vigilance when sending their employees out.
Matthew Whelan, the 109th Precinct commanding officer deputy inspector, spoke to more than two dozen restaurant owners Jan. 14 to brief them on the string of robberies which they believe has been carried out by three Hispanic men between Dec. 2 and Jan. 8. Whelan said seven separate robberies have occurred at various locations around Flushing, each between the hours of 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Chinese food deliverymen targeted in Flushing