The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following male in the attached photo wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Monday, September 09, at approximately 0220 hours, on the corner of E. 150th Street and Morris Avenue, a 40-year-old male walking at the location when an unidentified male punched the victim multiple times in the face before fleeing in unknown direction. The male fled with the victim’s cell phone and necklace.

The victim sustained lacerations as well as an concussion and was removed to Lincoln Hospital for treatment.

A surveillance photograph 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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