The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photos who is wanted for questioning in connection to a burglary that occurred within the confines of the 45 Precinct in Bronx.

The details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Wednesday, July 03, 2019 at approximately 0345 hours, inside 3363 East Tremont Avenue (Made in Puerto Rico Restaurant), an unidentified individual entered the establishment by forcing his way through a locked side entrance door. Once inside the restaurant, which was closed at the time, the male removed approximately $600 cash from the cash register and various bottles of liquor valued at approximately $200. The male then exited the establishment through the same door, and fled on foot along East Tremont Avenue.

The individual wanted for questioning is described as an adult male Black, medium complexion, 5’10” tall, weighing approximately 190 lbs., bald, wearing glasses; he was last seen wearing a grey sweatshirt, grey sweatpants, and grey sneakers.

Surveillance video clip and photographs 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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