The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the males depicted in the attached surveillance video and photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday, September 06, 2019 at approximately 0050 hours, in the vicinity of 311 E. 148th Street, a 38-year-old male victim was walking at the location when two unidentified males approached from behind with a firearm and demanded property. The males struck the victim in the face with the firearm and removed two cell phones before fleeing in unknown direction.

The victim sustained a laceration and swelling to left eye.

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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