The New York City Police Departments is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the male in the attached photograph and wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, which occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Saturday, May 02, 2020, at approximately 0734 hours, inside of residential building in the vicinity of Southern Boulevard and Hoe Avenue, an unidentified individual approached a 65-year-old female as she was entering the building and struck her with an object forcibly removing $100 and her purse. The individual fled the location in an unknown direction.

The victim refused medical attention on scene.

The individual is described as a male, dark complexion and a medium build. He was last seen wearing dark colored 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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