Investigators say the suspects took the handbags of six women between the ages of 23 and 35.
All the incidents happened on Wednesday last week between 1 and 2:20 a.m.
In each incident the suspects approached on the victims on a motorcycle.
Five of the women were punched in the face.
Police are asking for the public’s help tracking down the suspects.
Call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit tips by visiting the CrimeStoppers website at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org or by messaging on Twitter @NYPDTips.
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