The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a robbery, which occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
On Friday, June 25, 2021, at approximately 1605 hours, in the vicinity of Bedford Park Boulevard and Decatur Avenue, the suspect approached a 50-year-old male from behind and removed his necklace, then pointed a firearm at the victim.
The victim attempted to follow the suspect, at which time the suspect did fire a shot towards the victim before fleeing.
No injuries were reported.
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.