Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Published on February 25, 2019, 4:18 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of an unidentified individual who is seen in the attached video and photo in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx/ Transit District 11.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at approximately 1525 hours, inside of the E. 174 Street / Grand Concourse Subway Station, a 17-year-old male victim was on the southbound “B/D” subway platform when he was approached by two unidentified individuals. The individuals displayed a firearm and forcibly removed the victim’s headphones. The individuals fled the station northbound on Grand Concourse towards Tremont.

The individual is described as male Hispanic, late teens, last seen wearing all dark clothing.

There is no description on the second individual.

A photo of the suspect is 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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