The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the two individuals depicted in the attached photos in regard to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx.

The details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Monday, September 16, 2019 at approximately 1700 hours, two individuals approached a 22-year-old male victim near the corner of Bruckner Boulevard and Manor Avenue, and pushed and punched the victim before forcibly removing his iPhone 6S from his hand. The individuals then fled the location on foot, running northbound on Manor Avenue towards Watson Avenue.

The victim refused medical attention at the scene.

The suspects are described as males in their 20’s, one male with a light complexion wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and one male with a dark complexion wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt.

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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