Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Published on March 21, 2019, 4:53 pm
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male depicted in the attached sketch wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 49th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at approximately 2120 hours, in the vicinity of Tenbroeck Avenue and Pelham Parkway, the 25-year-old male victim was walking home when he was confronted by three unidentified males. One of the males punched the victim in the face and removed his wallet before fleeing in unknown direction. The victim was transported by EMS to Jacobi Hospital for a laceration to his face.

One of the males is described as a light complexioned male Hispanic with corn row braids, approximately 5’7″, 135 lbs.; last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, dark colored jeans and sneakers.

A sketch 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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