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Help Identify An Assault Duo

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The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the following individuals wanted in connection to an assault within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx / Transit District 12.

The following has been reported to police.

On Friday, January 4, 2019, at approximately 06:45 p.m. the individuals approached 22 year-old male on the platform inside the East 149 Street "2" and "5" subway station. As the victim was waiting for the train, a verbal dispute ensued which escalated to a physical fight. Individual #1 displayed a knife and used it to stab the victim in his right shoulder. The victim received treatment at Jacobi Hospital in stable condition.

The individuals are described as follows: 

1. male, black, 15 to 17 years-old, wearing a blue sweatshirt, black sweatpants, sneakers. 5'4" to 5'6" skinny build;

2. female, black, 5'4 to 5'6 grey sweat pants, black sweatshirt, baseball cap, 15 to 17 years-old.

Photos of the suspects are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (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.