The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified males, seen in the attached surveillance video clip, who are sought in connection with a burglary, which occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 1435 hours inside of a multi-unit residential building in the vicinity of Sheridan Avenue and Marcy Place, three unidentified males approached an apartment door, knocked and announced a delivery.
Unidentified Male #1 was carrying a cardboard box.
The 47-year-old female victim opened the apartment door and Unidentified Male #2 produced a handgun, pushed into the apartment and menaced the victim with the handgun.
A 57-year-old male acquaintance of the victim who was inside of the apartment grabbed Unidentified Male #2 and forced him out of the apartment.
The unidentified males fled.
There were no injuries, no shots fired and no property taken.
Unidentified Male #1 is Black, 20-30 years old, thin build, wearing a black coat, blue sweatpants, gray sneakers, carrying a cardboard box.
Unidentified Male #2 is Hispanic-White, 20-30 years old, thin build, black sweatpants, black sneakers, ponytail.
Unidentified Male #3 is Hispanic-White, 20-30 years old, average build, black coat, black pants, white-and-black sneakers, cap with red brim.
A surveillance video clip of the suspects 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.