The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 52 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Thursday July 11, 2019, at approximately 1805 hours, in front of a residential building in the vicinity of East Kingsbridge Road and Valentine Avenue, an unidentified individual grabbed a 45-year-old male victim’s cell phone from his hands and refused to give it back. The individual fled the scene on foot northbound on East Kingsbridge Road.

The individual is described as a male, Hispanic, bald, with a beard; last seen wearing a black tank top, blue jean shorts and black slip-on sandals.

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 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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