The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following four males in the attached video and photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 44th Precinct in Bronx.
The following has been reported to police.
On Tuesday, February 26 , 2019 at approximately 2130 hours, the four unidentified males approached the 39-year-old male victim in front of 218 E. 170th Street where he punched about the head and body knocking him to the ground. The males removed the victim’s cell phone, necklace and wallet containing $280 before fleeing in unknown direction. The victim sustained minor injuries and refused medical attention.
The persons wanted for questioning are described as male, blacks, dark complexion, 18-20 years of age; last seen wearing dark clothing.
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.