The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the two unidentified males, seen in the attached surveillance video and are sought in connection with a robbery, which occurred within the confines of the 47th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Sunday, October 24, 2021, at 0020 hours the victim, a 36-year-old male, was standing in the lobby of his building, which is located in the vicinity of Lowerre Place and E. 226th Street, when two unidentified males approached and forced their way into the lobby.
Once inside, the unidentified males punched and kicked the victim about his head and body and then removed his wallet and Samsung Galaxy cellphone. The wallet contained $500.
The unidentified males fled on foot.
The victim suffered pain and bruising to his head and body, a laceration to his lip and an avulsed tooth. He later reported the incident to police and sought medical attention, in stable condition, at NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi.
A surveillance video clip 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.