Help Identify A Robbery Duo

Posted on January 17, 2019, 1:13 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the two males depicted in the attached photos and video wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery pattern within the confines of the 41st Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

Incident #1:

It was reported to police that on Saturday October 6 2018 at 08:35 p.m., in the vicinity of Hoe Avenue and East 165th Street, a 49-year-old female victim was walking at the location when she was approached from behind by two unidentified males who pushed her to the ground and forcibly removed her purse containing $300. The males fled westbound on Hoe Avenue. The victim suffered bruising to her hands and torso but refused medical attention at the scene.

Incident #2:

It was reported to police that on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 09:10 p.m., in front of 1107 Hoe Avenue, a 39-year-old female victim was walking at the location when the two males pushed her to the ground and removed her purse containing $50. The two males fled towards West Farm Road. The victim did not suffer any injuries during the course of this incident.

Incident #3:

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 08:10 p.m., in the vicinity of Faile Street and Seneca Avenue, a 43-year-old female victim was walking at the location when she was pushed from behind and the males removed her purse containing $120. The males fled towards Bryant Avenue. The victim did not suffer any injuries during the course of this incident.

Incident #4:

It was reported to police that on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 08:30 p.m., in front of 1103 Simpson Street, a 44-year-old female victim was walking at the location when she was pushed from behind and the males removed her purse containing personal items. The males fled northbound on Simpson Street. The victim was transported by EMS to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition with bruising to hands and torso.

Incident #5:

It was reported to police that on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at 11:20 p.m., in front of 1035 Westchester Avenue, a 30-year-old female victim was walking at the location when was pushed from behind by the males and removed her purse containing personal items. The males fled in an unknown direction. The victim did not suffer any injuries during the course of this incident.

The persons wanted for questioning are described as follows:

Two male Blacks, 20-30 years old; last seen wearing black hooded shirts and black pants.

A photo of the suspects 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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