The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached photographs in regard to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 1215 hours, inside of 822 E. 149 Street, an unidentified individual entered the establishment, produced a needle, and threatened the employees. The unidentified individual then reach over the counter and forcibly removed $180 in cash before departing to unknown direction. He is described as a male Hispanic with facial hair, 25 to 30 years old, 5′.7″, 190 lbs. and was last seen wearing a gray and black sweater, black hat and gray pants.
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 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.