The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the two males depicted in the attached photos wanted for questioning in connection to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Friday, September 27, 2019 at approximately 1810 hours, in the vicinity of Boston Road and E. 174th Street, a 22-year-old female was walking at the location when she was approached from behind by two unidentified males who snatched her cell phone from her hand, and fled on bicycles southbound on Southern Boulevard.

The victim was uninjured during this incident. Hiss property had an estimated total value of $ 1,000.

The two individuals are described as a male, Hispanics, late teens to early 20’s. One was last seen wearing a red t-shirt and the second was last seen wearing all dark clothing.

Surveillance photographs of the suspects 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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