The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individuals, one of whom are seen in the attached surveillance photograph, who are wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

The following was reported to police.

On Friday, October 30, 2020, at approximately 1400 hours, inside of 301 East Kingsbridge Road (“Envy” nail salon), two unidentified male individuals approached a 36-year-old female as she was exiting the store, proceeded to slash her with a box cutter and remove her purse containing $700.

The individuals fled on foot, northbound on East Kingsbridge Road toward Briggs Avenue.

The victim sustained a laceration to her face and was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.

The first individual is described as a light-skinned adult male, approximately 20-30 years of age, 6’00” tall, 150 lbs.; last seen wearing a black jacket, a black t-shirt, black jeans, black sneakers and a black mask.

The second individual is described as a dark-skinned adult male, approximately 20-30 years of age, 5’10” tall, weighing 175 lbs.; last seen wearing a black sweatshirt, black jeans, brown boots and a black mask.

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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