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

The details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Thursday, January 09, 2020, at approximately 2010 hours, an unidentified individual entered a grocery located at 172 W. 124 Street (Farmers Gourmet Deli) approached the
counter and demanded money by brandishing a black firearm. The individual demanded the store clerk to move away from the counter and removed approximately $100 from the register and $35 from the 21-year-old male victim’s wallet.

There were no injuries reported in regard to this incident.

The individual is described as male, Black, approximately 30 to 40 years of age, 5’10”, 230 lbs.; with black hair and last wearing a black long-sleeved shirt, black baseball, black sneakers, black jacket and black jogging pants.

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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