The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the two individuals depicted in the attached surveillance video and photos in regard 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 Monday, July 15, 2019 at 1630 hours, two unknown individuals entered a livery cab, displayed a black firearm and demanded to be taken to 4065 Carpenter Avenue. Once at the location, the individuals exited the vehicle and instructed the operator to exit the vehicle before they fled south bound on Carpenter Avenue, then west bound on East 228 Street towards Bronx Boulevard. There was no property taken or reported injury.

The unidentified individuals are described as follows.

Individual #1: Adult, male Hispanic, medium complexion, thin build with short dark hair. He was last seen wearing blue track jacket with white stripes, gray sweatpants and white sneakers.

Individual #2: Adult, male Hispanic; last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, grey sweatpants, a black backpack and black sneakers.

Surveillance video clip and 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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