Help Identify A Robbery Duo

Published on January 29, 2019, 11:22 am
FavoriteLoadingAdd to favorites 2 mins

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Sunday January 20, 2019, at approximately 1850 hours, in the vicinity of Matthews Avenue and Burke Avenue, the two individuals approached the 19-year-old male victim from behind, placed him in a chokehold and slammed him down to the ground, rendering him unconscious. The individuals punched and kicked the victim in the head repeatedly while he lay unconscious and then removed his cell phone and an undetermined amount of money. The individuals fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction. The victim was removed to an area hospital in critical condition with fractures to his face, bleeding in the brain and lacerations to his head in addition to pain and bruising.

The following information describes the suspects:

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 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (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.

*** UPDATE ***

The following individuals were arrested and charged in regards to the incident below:


JavonRoberts, 18
3779 Willett Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467



Jaydel Young, 18
815 E. 229th Street
Bronx, NY 10466



Jonas Bronck is the pseudonym under which we publish and manage the content and operations of The Bronx Daily.™ | - the largest daily news publication in the borough of "the" Bronx with over 1.5 million annual readers. Publishing under the alias Jonas Bronck is our humble way of paying tribute to the person, whose name lives on in the name of our beloved borough.