The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male depicted in the attached photo wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in Bronx.

Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday, June 01, 2019 at 0230 hours, in front of 3673 Third Avenue, a 35-year-old male livery driver picked up a passenger at 14th street and 2nd Avenue in the confines of the 13th Precinct. When they arrived in Bronx, the passenger punched the victim about the head and fled with his cell phone. The victim suffered pain and bruising but refused medical attention at the scene.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male, Black, late teens to early twenties; last seen wearing white t-shirt and dark pants.

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 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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