The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to an attempted robbery within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On October 16, 2019 at approximately 1924 hours, the individual entered Family Dollar, located at 1315 Boston Road, and attempted to forcibly remove money from the cash register. The individual met resistance from employees inside and fled with no proceeds.

He is described as follows: male, Black, wearing a black jacket, a black hat, red pants, and black and white sneakers.

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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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