The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male who is seen in the attached photo and is wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Friday, October 04, 2019 at 1735 hours, the unidentified male entered a grocery store, located at 1639 Westchester Avenue, approached a 21-year old store employee and simulated the possession of a weapon while he demanded property. The unidentified male then removed the employee’s cell phone before fleeing the location.
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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.