The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the males in the attached photographs, who are wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at approximately 2100 hours, opposite 373 E. 141st Street, a 13-year-old male victim was walking near the location when he was approached by the unidentified males who surrounded him. The males demanded his cell phone and slapped him in the face numerous times. They proceeded to removed his phone from his coat pocket and fled in unknown direction.

The victim sustained minor swelling and pain to left side of the face.

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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