The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male depicted in the attached surveillance video and photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 0330 hours in front of 1479 Macombs Road, a 36-year-old male victim was walking to a relative’s home when an unidentified male punched him in the face and removed his property. The male fled the location in unknown direction with the victim’s cell phone and $120.

The victim refused medical attention at the scene.

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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