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 is wanted in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at approximately 1935 hours, inside of 610 Exterior Street (Food Bazaar), the individual removed items from the shelves and placed them insider her bag.
When she tried to leave the location without paying for those items, store security confronted the individual and took the items from her. The individual then brandished a knife and tried to cut the security officers. The individual took back the items and fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction.
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.