The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the two 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 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at 0840 hours, inside the NYC subway station, located in the vicinity of East Kingsbridge Road and Grand Concourse, the victim, a 37-year-old male was aboard the southbound D train. As the train pulled into the Kingsbridge Road station, two unknown individuals walked past him, individual #1 bumped into his leg, a verbal dispute ensued. Individual #2 held open the train car doors at which time individual #1 wrestled with the victim and forcibly removed his necklace, before both individuals exited the train.
The victim remained on the train and there were no injuries reported.
The individuals were later observed on surveillance camera, exiting a residential building, located at 2707 Creston Avenue.
Thy are described as follows.
Individual #1: male, light complexion, thin build, approximately 6’00” tall, in his 20s. He was last seen wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, gray sweatpants and white sneakers.
Individual #2: male, dark complexion, heavy set, approximately 5’07” tall, in his 20s, with dark hair and a beard. He was last seen wearing, dark pants, dark colored sneakers and a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with the words “Adidas”, written in white on the front.
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.