The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

On Friday, March 12, 2021, at approximately 2125 hours, two unknown individuals entered 402 E. 136th Street (Tumble and Dry), walked up behind a 30-year-old male victim and proceeded to strike him in the head with a silver firearm.

After placing the victim in the bathroom and holding him at gunpoint, the individuals removed $1,500 from the office and fled the location in an unknown direction.

EMS responded and treated the victim for a laceration to the head on scene.

The first individual is described as a male with medium skin tone, approximately 25-30 years old, 5’8″ – 5’11” tall, weighing 170-180 lbs.

He was last seen wearing a black hoodie, navy sweatpants and black sneakers.

The second individual is described as 5’02”-5’05” tall, weighing 120-130 lbs.

He was last seen wearing a long sleeve white t-shirt, navy pants, black sneakers and was carrying a black and gray bag.

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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