The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individuals in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
The following was reported to police.
On Friday, January 01, 2020, at approximately 0119 hours, inside of 927 Summit Avenue, an unknown male individual struck a 30-year-old male victim in the face with a black firearm after stating he left his phone in his room, where a gathering was held. The individual proceeded to remove the victim’s watch and then fired one gunshot, striking him in the leg.
The individual, who was accompanied by a second unknown male individual, who is also wanted for questioning in regard to this incident, fled southbound on Summit Avenue.
The victim was removed by EMS to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln in stable condition with injuries to his face and leg.
The first individual is described as an adult male, Black, with dark complexion, mid-30’s, approximately 5’10” tall, weighing 160 lbs.; last seen wearing a blue jacket, black sweatshirt and white sneakers.
The second individual is described as an adult male, Black, with dark complexion, approximately 5’10” tall, weighing 160 lbs.; last seen wearing a blue hooded jacket, black jeans and white sneakers.
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.