The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the persons of interest depicted in the attached photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 52 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on March 18, 2019, at approximately 0327 hours, in the vicinity of Botanical Square North and Webster Avenue, the two individuals punched the male victim in the back of the head and removed his cell phone. The individuals fled the scene on foot westbound on Botanical Square North. The victim suffered a laceration to the back of his head and was transported to Montefiore Medical Center in stable condition.
The first individual is a dark-skinned male; last seen wearing a white baseball cap, a blue jacket, a gray shirt, blue jeans and white sneakers.
The second individual is a dark-skinned male; last seen wearing a blue hooded sweater, a black jacket, light colored jeans and white sneakers.
Photos 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.