Help Identify A Burglary Suspect

Posted on March 12, 2019, 8:23 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male depicted in the attached video and photo wanted for questioning in connection to a burglary pattern within the confines of the 50th Precinct in Bronx.

The details are as follows:

Incident #1:

It was reported to police that on Friday, March 8, 2019, at approximately 2010 hours, inside of a residential building in the vicinity of Johnson Avenue and West 236th Street, the male gained entry into the 32-year-old male victim’s residence through the unsecured fire escape window. The male entered the bedroom of a 2-month-old baby who was asleep in the room. The male searched the room briefly and fled out the window when he heard the child’s father in the living room.

Incident #2:

It was reported to police that on Friday, March 8, 2019, at approximately 2015 hours, inside of a residential building in the vicinity of Johnson Avenue and West 236th Street, the male gained entry into the 28-year-old female victim’s residence by forcing open the fire escape window. Once inside, he removed the victim’s jewelry, a bicycle and a backpack before fleeing in unknown direction.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male; last seen wearing a dark colored knit cap, a gray hooded sweater, a dark colored coat and he had on a dark colored backpack.

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 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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