The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male depicted in the attached photographs, who is wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Sunday, April 19, 2020, at 1510 hours, in front of 311 E. 148th Street, a 22-year old female victim was crossing the street when an unidentified male came upon her and grabbed her necklace. A tussle ensued and the necklace dropped on the ground at which time the victim retrieved it. The male fled towards College Avenue without any property.

The victim was not injured as a result of this incident.

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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