The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals and vehicle, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 49th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Monday, February 15, 2021, at approximately 2210 hours, at a residence in the vicinity of Barnes Avenue and Van Nest Avenue, one of the individuals climbed to the second floor awning and forced open a window to gain entry into the home. The individual then opened the front door for his 4 accomplices.

Once inside, one of the males brandished a handgun and all five individuals confronted the two victims (a 46-year-old male and a 36-year-old female) in their bedroom.

The individuals ransacked the couple’s bedroom and walked out of the home with approximately $120 in cash.

The 5 individuals fled the scene northbound on Barnes Avenue inside of a gray colored 4-door sedan.

Surveillance video clip and 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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