The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the two males, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, who are wanted for questioning in regard to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to the police.

On Sunday, September 13, 2020, at approximately 1842 hours, at the intersection of E. 172nd Street and Commonwealth Avenue, a 53-year-old male victim was involved in a verbal dispute with two unidentified males.

One of the males displayed a black firearm and the other male punched and kicked the victim about the body before removing the victim’s electric scooter and later fleeing in an unknown direction.

The victim refused medical attention.

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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