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 46 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 1645 hours, inside a residential building located in the vicinity of University Avenue and Featherbed Lane, a 12-year-old male victim was walking into his building when two unidentified individuals approached him from behind and pinned him against a wall. The individuals threatened to shoot him if he refused to give them his cell phone. The individuals then forcibly removed the victims I-Phone 6 Plus before fleeing on foot, towards 175th Street and Montgomery Avenue. There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.
The unknown individuals are described as follows:
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.