Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Published on March 01, 2019, 6:42 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photograph in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday February 15, 2019, at approximately 1330 hours, in front of 870 Jennings Street, the individual shoved the 60-year-old male victim against scaffolding guard rails and removed his ring from his right hand. The individual then fled on foot eastbound on Jennings Street. The victim suffered a small laceration to his right hand and refused medical treatment.

The individual is described as a male, black, in his 30s, with gold fronts on his upper and lower teeth; last seen wearing a beige hooded coat, a black and white sweater, blue jeans, black and white sneakers and he carried a red and black duffel bag.

Photos 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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