The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, who is wanted in connection to a robbery, which occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, February 22, 2022, at approximately 1820 hours, inside of 928 Morris Avenue, a 34-year-old female victim employee was working at the location, when an unknown individual entered the commercial establishment.
The unknown individual displayed a firearm and held it to the victim’s head, while demanding money.
The individual then proceeded to display a shotgun from a black bag he was carrying.
The individual removed $300 from the location and fled eastbound on E. 163rd Street on foot.
No injuries have been reported as a result of this incident.
The individual is described as an adult male, Black, with a slim build.
He was last seen wearing a tan-colored jacket, blue jeans, and red sneakers.
A surveillance photograph of the suspect is 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), followed by entering TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.