The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photographs in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Wednesday March 18, 2020, at approximately 1909 hours, in front of 220 E. 204 Street, the first individual exits a Honda Civic and grabbed the victim’s cell phone from her hand. When the victim tried to retain possession of the phone, the individual shoved her to the pavement. The individual then fled the scene eastbound inside of a 2006 gray 4 door Honda Civic that was driven by the second individual. The victim’s cell phone was in a wallet case that contained $20 in cash and a debit card.

The victim suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene by EMS.

The first individual is a dark-skinned male, who wore a green baseball cap, a gray hooded sweater, dark colored pants and gray sneakers.

The second individual is a dark-skinned male, who wore a dark colored baseball cap and a white long sleeved shirt with black dots on it.

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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