The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 46th Precinct in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to the police.

On Thursday, June 25, 2020, at approximately 1720 hours, inside of 2230 University Avenue, a 64-year-old male victim was grabbed from behind by an unidentified male. The victim was thrown to the ground and the male and fled in an unknown direction with the victim’s necklace.

The victim sustained abrasions to his neck and right knee but refused medical attention at the scene.

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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