The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male and female who are seen in the attached photographs and are sought in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, March 10 at 2020 hours, inside of Starling Phone Repair, located at 2156 Starling Avenue, an unidentified male and female entered and approached the 41-year-old male store employee. The unidentified male produced a knife and demanded cellphones. The unidentified male proceeded behind the counter, removed one iPhone 8 and two Samsung cellphones and handed them to the unidentified female. The unidentified male and unidentified female then fled on foot.

The store employee was not injured.

The unidentified male is in his late 20s to early 30s, 5’05” to 5’07”.

The unidentified female is in her early-to-mid 20s.

Surveillance photographs 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 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) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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