The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photographs in regard to a robbery incident that occurred within the confines of 40 Precinct / TD 12 in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to the police that on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at 1415 hours, inside 130 Street Subway Station northbound platform, a 31-year-old male victim was sitting inside the “6” train with his cell phone in his hand when an unknown individual snatch the phone and ran.
The victim attempted to retrieve his cell phone when a second individual pushed him to the ground causing minor injuries.
Both individual were seen exiting the station with the victim’s cellphone.
The unidentified individuals are described as two males, Black, between the ages 15 to 17 year-old males.
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 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.