The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is wanted in connection to a gunpoint robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 50th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at 1300 hours, in the vicinity of Hudson Parkway and Mosholu Parkway, a 28-year-old male livery driver stopped to offer assistance to a vehicle, that appeared to have mechanical trouble on the side of the road.
When the individual got into the victim’s livery car, the individual displayed a firearm and demanded money from the driver. The driver then drove to an undisclosed bank location and removed approximately $1,400 from his bank account and gave it to the individual.
The individual then exited the victim’s livery vehicle and got into a gray SUV, that was being driven by an unknown individual and fled the location to parts unknown.
No injuries were reported in this incident.
The individual is described as an adult male, White, 20-30 years in age.
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 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.