The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified males and/or vehicle who are seen in the attached photos and are sought in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at 1130 hours inside of a multi-unit residential building in the vicinity of Tinton Avenue and East 147 Street, two unidentified males in FedEx uniforms rang the 23-year-old male victim’s apartment bell. The victim buzzed in the unidentified males, one of which was carrying a package in his arms. When the victim opened his apartment door, one of the unidentified males punched the victim in his face. Both unidentified males produced knives, however, they fled upon seeing that the victim’s brother was also present in the apartment. The victim, who suffered pain to his face, refused medical attention. No property was taken. The unidentified males fled on foot and then entered a black four-door sedan.

Individual #1: male, Hispanic, 30- to 35-years-old, 5’7″ to 5’9″ with a beard.

Individual #2: male, Hispanic, 30- to 35-years-old, 5’8″ to 5’10”.

Surveillance photogrpahs 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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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