The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the male in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who is wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Monday June 01, 2020, at approximately 1455 hours, in front of 1420 Morris Avenue, a 55-year-old male victim was delivering a food order to the location when an unidentified reached into the vehicle in an attempt to remove a cell phone. The victim confronted the male at which time he displayed a knife to the victim.

The male fled the location in unknown direction with a “Samsung” cell phone.

There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

Surveillance video clip and 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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