Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Published on September 05, 2018, 9:40 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photograph in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Monday July 23, 2018, at approximately 12:34 p.m., opposite 1715 Nelson Avenue, the individual approached the 32-year-old male victim, displayed a handgun and demanded his property. The victim complied and gave the male $7 in cash. The individual fled the scene on foot westbound on Brant Place.

The individual is described as a male, black, 30 to 40 years old, 5’8″, 175 lbs, with a black umbrella; last seen wearing a gray shirt, blue jeans and black and white sneakers with orange shoelaces.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (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.


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