The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance to help identify the two unknown males, depicted in the attached surveillance video clip and photographs in connection to a robbery/home invasion, which occurred within the confines of the 41st Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Monday, July 13, 2020, at 2145 hours, in the vicinity of Hoe Avenue and E. 163 Street, a 38-year old female victim opened her apartment door after hearing a knock. As the door opened two unknown males attempted to push their way into apartment.

The victim,  along with two other occupants inside of the apartment were able to keep the two males from entering and were eventually able to close the door and secure it.

The two males then fled the location on foot to parts unknown.

No injuries were reported and no property removed, during this incident.

The two individuals are described as males, 20-30 years of age. They were both last seen wearing all dark clothing.

Surveillance video clip and 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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