The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph, who is wanted for questioning in regard to a criminal mischief incident, that occurred within the confines of the 41st Precinct / Transit District #12 in the Bronx.

The details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Saturday, October 31, 2020, at approximately 0027 hours, the unidentified male was observed by eye witnesses standing on the southbound 6 platform at the Hunts Point Avenue subway station waving a hammer.

When the 6 train entered the station the 43-year-old train conductor observed the male strike several train windows causing them to break. The male then moved to the station mezzanine where he also hit several glass billboards causing them to break. The male then exited the station on foot to parts unknown.

The total estimated value of the property damaged is $11,000.

The individual being sought for this incident is described as a male, 20-30 years of age.

Surveillance 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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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