The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photos wanted in connection to a rape that occurred within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Monday, February 25, 2019 at approximately 0055 hours, the male individual entered the El Rancho Motel, located at 3701 White Plains Road, with the 34-year-old female victim, who was in an impaired state. Once inside the motel room, the individual proceeded to rape the victim. The victim awoke hours later, left the motel room and called a friend, who drove her to Mount Sinai Hospital. Prior to her fleeing, the male removed the victim’s cell phone from her purse.
The individual is described as a male, black, 25-35 years old, approximately 5’11”. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with red stripes, blue jeans, black shoes and an oversized gold ring on his left hand.
A photo 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 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.