Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Posted on March 21, 2019, 4:57 pm
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male depicted in the attached video and photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in Bronx.

Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at approximately 1505 hours, in the vicinity of Homer Street and Pugsley Avenue, an unidentified male simulating a firearm approached a 18-year-old victim. The male punched and kicked the 18-year-old victim and removed his white Yeezy sneakers, iPhone 7, necklace and wallet containing $300. The victim was not seriously injured and refused medical attention at the scene.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male, black, 5’7″, stocky build, in his teens; last seen wearing a blue jacket and gray sweatpants.

Photos of the suspect are 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 confidential.

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