Police probe robbery of MTA workers in Baychester

Police are investigating after two female MTA workers were robbed by a man while working at the Baychester Avenue subway station on Saturday afternoon.
Officials say the two were robbed during a shift change.
MTA union officials say that this crime could have been prevented if there was a greater police presence at the station, citing a previous robbery that also occurred at the station.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.