Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Posted on March 30, 2019, 7:09 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to a robbery incident that occurred within the confines of the 47 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 0320 Hours, at approximately 0324 hours, unknown male did hail taxi on the corner of Davidson Avenue & West Fordham Road and asked to be taken to East 211 street & Holland avenue. Upon arrival at the location the unidentified individual did display a silver firearm and forcibly removed the victim’s wallet and two cellphones, then departed on foot to parts unknown.

He is described as a male, Black, approximately 20 to 25 years of age , 5′.6″, 160 lbs. and was last seen wearing a blue hood with strips, blue pants and white sneakers.

A photo of the suspect is 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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