The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photograph in connection to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 2138 hours, in front of 11 E. 183 street, a 57-year-old female victim was walking when two unknown individuals came from behind and forcibly removed her pocketbook, which contained $1,500 cash, from her hand. The individuals were last seen heading westbound on 183 Street in the direction of North Street.

There were no reported injuries.

The individuals are described as follows:

Individual #1: Male, dark complexion, 16-years-old, 5’5″ to 5’8″, 140 lbs., with a thin build. He last seen wearing a pink du-rag, green camouflage shirt and dark colored sweatpants.

Individual #2: Male, light complexion, late teens, 5’5″ to 5’8″, 140 lbs., with a thin build. He last seen wearing grey du-rag, an orange long sleeve shirt and dark colored sweatpants.

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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