The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photograph in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Thursday, April 02, 2020, at 1310 hours, an unidentified individual entered 1998 Bruckner Boulevard, (K-Mart), grabbed various merchandise and attempted to leave the store without paying. A store employee approached the individual and the unidentified individual punched the employee in the chest before he fled the location. The store merchandise consisted of toiletries with an estimated value of $50.

The individual is described as a male, 20-30 years in age. He was last seen wearing all dark clothing.

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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