The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the two individuals depicted in the attached photos in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx / PSA 7.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Monday, September 02, 2019 at 2035 hours, in the vicinity of E. 143rd Street and Third Avenue (Patterson Houses), a 69 year old male victim was entering his residence when he was approached by two unidentified individuals, one of which displayed a firearm and demanded his property. The individuals then removed the victim’s cellphone, cigarettes and house keys and fled on foot in an unknown direction.

The two individuals are described as male, Blacks, late teens or early 20’s in age. One was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and dark pants, the other was last seen wearing a blue hooded jacket and dark pants.

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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