The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified individuals, seen in the attached surveillance video clip and photographs, who are sought in connection with a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 48th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Sunday, August 23, 2020, at 2045 hours, in front of 2104 Crotona Parkway, the 29-year-old male victim was approached by two unknown individuals who demanded the victim’s property. One individual displayed a firearm and the other displayed a knife. The individuals then forcibly removed the victim’s wallet from his pants pocket and fled the location on foot heading northbound on Crotona Parkway.
The victim was not injured.
Individual #1 is described as a male with a light complexion, approximately in his late teens to early 20s, 5’8″ tall, 150 pounds, with a slim build, last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, white sneakers and in possession of a knife.
Individual #2 is described as a male with a light complexion, approximately in his late teens to early 20s, with a slim build, last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, a white face mask, light pants, white sneakers and in possession of a black firearm.
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 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.