The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual depicted in the attached photo who is wanted for questioning in connection to a burglary within the confines of the 41 Precinct in Bronx.
The following has been reported to police.
On Monday, April 8, 2019 at approximately 0350 hours, in the vicinity of Kelly Street and Leggett Avenue, the 16-year-old female victim awoke inside of her residence to find the unidentified male individual standing over her. The male grabbed the victim’s hand and placed it over his genital area, above his clothing, and subsequently fled the location when the victim broke free from his grasp. There were no injuries incurred as a result of the incident.
The person sought for questioning is described as a male, black, 20-30 years of age; last seen wearing a black jacket, white tee shirt, red sweatpants and black sneakers.
A photo of the suspect 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 strictly confidential.
*** UPDATE ***
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following individual has been arrested and charged on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 0222 hours:
Jamel McIver, 26
724 Prospect Avenue
Bronx, NY 10455