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 photos and is sought in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, December 31, 2019, at 1625 hours inside of a commercial establishment located at 1779 Southern Avenue, an unidentified male entered, approached a 45-year-old male store employee, began throwing bottles of water and demanded cash.
The store employee complied and the unidentified male fled with a cash register drawer containing $753 cash.
There were no injuries sustained as a result of this incident.
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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.