The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at approximately 2150 hours, inside of 1798 Westchester Avenue (Kennedy Fried Chicken), the individual approached the 36-year-old male victim, demanded his money and punched him in the face repeatedly.
The individual took $2 from the victim and fled the scene westbound on Westchester Avenue.
The victim suffered minor injuries to his face.
The individual is described as a dark-skinned male, 27 to 30 years old, approximately 5’08” tall.
He was last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, blue jeans, black sneakers and a multi-colored bandanna around his neck.
Surveillance video clip and 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.