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Help Identify A Robbery Duo

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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Sunday January 20, 2019, at approximately 1850 hours, in the vicinity of Matthews Avenue and Burke Avenue, the two individuals approached the 19-year-old male victim from behind, placed him in a chokehold and slammed him down to the ground, rendering him unconscious. The individuals punched and kicked the victim in the head repeatedly while he lay unconscious and then removed his cell phone and an undetermined amount of money. The individuals fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction. The victim was removed to an area hospital in critical condition with fractures to his face, bleeding in the brain and lacerations to his head in addition to pain and bruising.

The following information describes the suspects:

  • the first individual is a male, black; last seen wearing a blue coat with a fur-lined hood, black jeans and black and white sneakers.
  • the second individual is a male, black; last seen wearing a black coat with a fur-lined hood, a dark colored hooded sweater, gray pants and black and white sneakers.

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 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.

*** UPDATE ***

The following individuals were arrested and charged in regards to the incident below:


JavonRoberts, 18
3779 Willett Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467


  • robbery


Jaydel Young, 18
815 E. 229th Street
Bronx, NY 10466


  • robbery


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