The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individual in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is wanted for questioning in connection to a burglary within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at approximately 0925 hours, inside 238 E. 161st Street (grocery / bodega), a 58-year-old male employee entered the location and discovered the side door lock was damaged.

Subsequent investigation determined that at approximately 0235 hours the same day, an unidentified person gained entry and removed 10 cases of Heineken before fleeing.

A surveillance video clip and a photograph 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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

NYPD
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