The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct / Transit District 12 in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to the police.

On Saturday, June 06, 2020, at approximately 1755 hours, a 27-year-old female was on a northbound 6 train in the vicinity of the E. 143rd Street / St. Mary’s Street subway station when an unidentified male attempted to engage her in conversation. The male stated an indecent request of the victim, at which time she refused, and proceeded to grab at her clothing.

During the tussle, the male unclipped the victim’s fanny pack and fled the station in unknown direction. The bag contained keys, airpods, as well as the victim’s wallet with her bank cards and identification.

A surveillance video clip and a photograph 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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