The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of two unidentified individuals who are seen in the attached video and are being sought in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 0255 hours in the vicinity of Barnes Avenue and Nereid Avenue, a 19-year-old male victim was walking home when he was approached from behind by two unidentified individuals who hit the victim in the back of the head causing a laceration and demanded his property. The individuals removed the victim’s wallet and then fled on foot in an unknown direction. The victim’s wallet had an estimated value of $15.
The individuals are described as follows:
A photo of the suspects is 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.