The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following Persons of Interest wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at approximately 2210 hours two individuals approached the 35 year-old male (Victim #1) and 54 year-old male (Victim #2) in the rear of 2158 Westchester Avenue. The individuals proceeded to punch both victims and removed $600 from Victim #2’s pocket.

EMS responded and transported the victims to Jacobi Hospital where Victim #1 received treatment for a laceration on the back of his head, and Victim #2 contusions on his head.

The individuals are described as follows:

  • male, Hispanic, 6’0″ to 6’1″, thin build;
  • male, 5’6″ to 5’9″, wearing a dark hoodie.

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 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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