The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to a robbery pattern within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in Bronx.

Each incident occurred in the parking lot belonging to 1836 Watson Avenue. The following has been reported to police:

1: On January 25, 2020, at approximately 0030 hours, one individual entered the 47 year-old victim’s taxi, while a second individual stayed outside in front of the driver side window. Both individuals demanded the victim’s property, and removed $60 in cash from him along with his cellular phone.

2: On Sunday, January 26, 2020, at approximately 1315 hours, the individual entered the rear passenger side of the 50 year-old victim’s taxi. The individual proceeded to brandish a knife, and forcibly removed $60 in cash.

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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