The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is wanted in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 50th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Sunday, May 16, 2021, at approximately 1351 hours, in front of 49 W. 225th Street, an unknown individual entered into a livery cab at the location, displayed a firearm, and removed $300 from the 56-year-old male victim.
The individual then fled westbound on W. 225th Street towards Broadway.
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.