The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with locating and identifying the male in the attached photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Monday, September 02, 2019 at approximately 2350 hours, inside 2721 Morris Avenue, an unidentified male with a cutting instrument approached a 22-year-old female in the hallway and demanded she drop her property. The victim complied and the male fled in unknown direction with the victim’s purse containing $340.

There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

Surveillance photographs of the suspect 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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