The New York Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following person of interest wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 44 Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On September 30, 2019 at approximately 0048 hours, an individual approached the male victim in front of 143 W. 169 Street and displayed a firearm. The individual proceeded to remove an iPhone and approximately $18 in cash from the victim.

The person of interest is described as a male, Black, 18 to 25 years-old, thin build, wearing a black hoodie, black sweatpants, and black sneakers.

A surveillance video clip 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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