The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached video and photographs in connection to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 45 Precinct. in Bronx
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Monday November 12, 2018, at approximately 02:45 p.m., aboard a BX40 MTA bus traveling eastbound on East Tremont Avenue, the two individuals poured an unknown liquid on the back of the victim’s head. When the bus stopped at the intersection of St. Peters Avenue and East Tremont Avenue one of the individuals grabbed the victim’s purse from her lap while she cleaned the substance off her head. The individuals fled on foot southbound on St. Peters Avenue. Among the items inside the victim’s purse were $60 in cash and 2 credit cards.
The 1st individual is a female, Black, with black hair; last seen wearing a black jacket, a gray shirt, gray sweatpants, gray boots and she had a blue purse.
The 2nd individual is a female, Black, with black hair; last seen wearing a pink scarf, a gray bubble jacket, gray sweatpants and black sneakers.
Photos 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 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.