Couple Attacks & Robs Delivery Man In Bronx

Published on February 21, 2017, 4:55 pm
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Police are looking for a man and a woman who they said were seen on surveillance video attacking and robbing a food delivery man in the Bronx.

It happened February 2 as the 21-year-old victim was making a delivery at a building on Olinville Avenue near Britton Street in the Allerton neighborhood.

Police said he was in the lobby when he was pushed by a man and a woman. The two then punched and kicked the victim before forcing him to the ground, according to police.

Once on the ground, police said the suspects searched through the man’s pockets, took his cell phone and cash and fled.

The victim was left with minor injuries.

The attack was captured on surveillance video and police said the suspects were also seen on other surveillance video nearby.

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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