The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph in connection to a menacing that occurred within the confines of the 48 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Friday November 2, 2018, at approximately 10:25 p.m., in the vicinity of 3 Avenue and East Fordham Road, the individual exited a northbound BX15 MTA bus through its rear doors and walked to the front where the 38-year-old male bus driver had the doors open. The individual then told the bus driver to step off the bus because he had something for him as he raised his shirt to reveal the butt of a handgun in his pants’ waistband. The bus driver shut the bus’ doors and drove away.
The individual is described as a male, black, with a mustache, long sideburns and black hair; last seen wearing a black shirt, black pants and black and gray sneakers.
Photos 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 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.