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 pattern that within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in Bronx.

Help Identify A Robbery Suspect

Details are as follows.

Incident #1: It was reported to police that on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 0130 hours, in the vicinity of Home Street and Union Avenue, a 36-year-old male victim was approached by an unidentified male i displaying a firearm and demanded property. The male removed the victim’s cell phone and fled in unknown direction. The victim was not injured as a result of this incident.

Incident #2: It was reported to police that on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 0135 hours, in front of 1170 Union Avenue, the male displayed a firearm and demanded his property from a 17-year-old male victim. The male fled in unknown with the victim’s cell phone and wallet. There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male, Black, late teens to early twenties; last seen wearing all white clothing.

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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