The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the males wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 41st Precinct in Bronx.
The following has been reported to police.
On Sunday, June 2, 2019 at approximately 1700 hours, the 29-year-old male victim was approached by the males in the vicinity of Westchester Avenue and Intervale Avenue and engaged him in conversation. The males displayed a cutting instrument and slashed the victim in the face and wrist before removing his iPhone. EMS responded and transported the victim to an area hospital in stable condition.
The persons wanted for questioning are described as follows:
- Male, wearing a two tone gray hooded sweater, dark pants, white sneakers.
- Male, wearing a black baseball hat, a grey colored hooded sweatshirt, light colored shorts and black sneakers.
Surveillance 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.