58-Year-Old Man Punched In The Face Then Robbed

Published on May 15, 2018, 8:33 am
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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 video and photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx.

58-Year-Old Man Punched In The Face Then Robbed

Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Sunday April 29, 2018, at approximately 05:10 a.m., in front of 2360 Jerome Avenue, one of the two individuals punched the 58-year-old male victim in the face. The victim fell to the ground unconscious and the two individuals went through his pockets and removed his cell phone and $100 in cash. The individuals fled on foot westbound on Jerome Avenue. The victim suffered bruising and swelling to his face and was treated at the scene by EMS.

The first individual is a male, black, 25 to 35 years old; last seen wearing a black and red baseball cap, a gray hooded sweater, red shorts, white socks and black slippers.

The second individual is a male, Hispanic, 25 to 35 years old; last seen wearing a gray t-shirt, black sweatpants and black sneakers.

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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