The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photograph in regard to a robbery incident that occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at 1857 hours, inside 2343 Jerome Avenue, an unidentified individual was observed removing items from the shelf, as he was confronted by an employee. The individual began to assault the employee, before fleeing the location.

There were no serious injuries was reported.

The unidentified individual is described as a male, Hispanic, approximately 18 to 20 years old and was last seen wearing an orange sweat shirt and black pants.

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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