The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photos and video who are wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in Bronx.
The following was reported to the police.
On Wednesday, February 05, 2020, at approximately 2256 hours, the 27-year-old male victim was on the sidewalk at Sheridan Avenue and E. 167 Street when several individuals approached him and displayed a knife, pressing it against his torso. The individuals then forcibly removed the victim’s cell phone from his pocket and fled westbound on 167th Street.
No injuries were reported.
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 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), followed by entering TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.