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 an assault and a robbery, which occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday, October 08, 2021, at approximately 1211 hours, on the roof of 828 E. 149th Street, one of the individuals punched the 16-year-old male victim in the face and the other placed him a chokehold. One of the males then stabbed the victim once in the back and twice in his left leg before they removed his backpack.

The individuals ran out of the building and fled the scene eastbound on E. 149th Street.

EMS transported the victim to NYC Health + Hospitals / Harlem in critical but stable condition.

The individuals are described as males, Black, 16 to 18 years of age, who wore black-colored clothing.

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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