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 sought in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Sunday, December 29, 2019, at 0200 hours in the vicinity of St. Ann’s Avenue and E. 137 Street, the victim, a 24-year-old male, was approached by an unidentified male who grabbed the victim from behind and removed the victim’s wallet from his back pocket. The wallet contained $60, ID and bank cards. The unidentified male fled northbound on St. Ann’s Avenue on foot.

The victim was not injured.

The unidentified male was wearing a black jacket with fur trim on the hood, blue jeans and Nike 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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