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

The following has been reported to the police.

On Thursday, July 09, 2020, at approximately 1600 hours, in the vicinity of Grand Concourse and E. 144th Street, a 63-year-old male was walking on the sidewalk when an unknown male snatched his gold chain from his neck and fled eastbound on E. 144th Street.

The victim sustained bruises to his neck.

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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