The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, whonis wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 49th Precinct in the Bronx.
The following has been reported to the police.
On Monday, August 24, 2020, at approximately 2257 hours, an unidentified male individual did enter “2020 Health Deli” at 649 Allerton Avenue, brandished a firearm and demanded cash. The deli clerk complied and handed the individual approximately $750 cash from inside the register.
The individual then fled on foot.
There were no injuries reported.
Surveillance 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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.