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

The following has been reported to the police.

On Monday, June 22, 2020 at approximately 1100 hours, outside of 512A Willis Avenue (Alex Grocery / Bodega), a 28-year-old male victim was exiting the store when several males proceeded to punch the victim about the body and face.

The males fled the location in unknown direction with a cell phone.

The victim was treated at NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln for facial injuries requiring surgery.

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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