Help Identify A Grand Larceny Suspect

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male in the attached photo wanted for questioning in connection to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 45th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday, April 12, 2019 at approximately 1250 hours, inside of 3520 Westchester Avenue, the 28-year-old female victim left her purse inside the office when she went to the lavatory. When she returned, her purse had been stolen with her wallet and credit cards inside. There were no transactions made on the cards.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male, Hispanic, 25-35 years old; last seen wearing a Chicago Bulls baseball cap, black jacket, black/red scarf, blue jeans and red sneakers.

A photograph of the suspect is attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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