The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached video and photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 50 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, December 03, 2019, at approximately 1905 hours, two individuals entered 5670 Riverdale Avenue (T-Mobile) and one of them told everyone in the store not to move or call anyone as he placed his right hand in his jacket pocket. The second individual used a cutting instrument to remove 8 cell phones from their display cases. The individuals walked out of the store and fled in an unknown direction.

The first individual is a dark-skinned male; last seen wearing black hooded jacket, black sweatpants with the word “champion” on the left pant leg and gray sneakers.

The second individual is a male; last seen wearing a black hooded coat, black sweatpants with the Nike logo on the left pant leg, black sneakers, and he had a black backpack strapped to his chest.

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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