The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in Bronx.
The following was reported to the police.
On Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 1737 hours inside of 1630 Bruckner Boulevard, (Supermarket) an unidentified male attempted to leave the store with unpaid for food items when a 24-year-old male security guard confronted him. The male produced a knife and fought with the guard before fleeing in unknown direction without the food items.
The security guard did not suffer any lacerations, only pain and bruising but refused medical attention at the scene.
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) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.