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

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday, June 20, 2020, at approximately 0700 hours, at 460 E. 138 Street (El Patio Deli), the individual placed 6 “Red Bull” cans and 2 “Snapple” bottles on his person. When the 52-year-old male employee confronted him about his actions, the individual threatened to hit him and walked out of the location without paying for the merchandise.

The individual fled the scene on a bicycle westbound on E. 138 Street.

The individual is described as a male, Black, in his 30s, approximately 6’0″ tall and weighing 200 lbs.

He was last seen wearing a black jacket, a gray pants and black sneakers.

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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