The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, who is wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 46th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Monday, February 22, 2021, at approximately 1000 hours, inside of a cell phone store, located at 101 E. Burnside Avenue, the unknown individual entered the location and displayed a knife to the 33-year-old female store employee.
The individual proceeded to cut a cell phone off of a display with the knife before fleeing the store on foot westbound on East Burnside Avenue.
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.