The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the males depicted in the attached photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 48th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday, May 17, 2019 at approximately 0010 hours, in the vicinity of Washington Avenue and East 183rd Street, a group of unidentified males entered the residential building and knocked on the 39-year-old victim’s door.  The victim opened the door at which time the group of males began beating the victim and cut him with a sharp instrument, causing a laceration to the torso. The victim’s cell phone was taken after he dropped it to the floor. The males fled in an unknown direction and the victim was removed to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.

The individuals are described as follows:

  1. male, Hispanic, braided hair, 5’9″ tall, 20-25-years old, last seen wearing a white tee-shirt and blue jeans;
  2. male, Black, 20-25 years old, last seen wearing a green Adidas jacket and dark pants;
  3. male, Black, 20-25 years-old, last seen wearing a white tee-shirt and blue jeans;
  4. male, Black, 20-25 years-old, heavy build, last seen wearing a pink sweatshirt and blue jeans;
  5. male, Black, 20-55 years-old, last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black sweatpants.

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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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