The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the male depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and wanted for questioning in connection to a grand larceny, that occurred in the confines of the 48th Precinct in the Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Sunday, May 16, 2020, at approximately 0930 hours, a 40-year-old male victim chained his bike in front of 728 E. 187th Street and upon his return, he discovered his property was removed. Subsequent investigation determined that an unidentified male captured on surveillance removing the chain with a power tool and fleeing in unknown direction with the bike.

A surveillance photograph of the suspect is 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), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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