The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male who is seen in the attached photos and is sought in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 41st Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 1755 hours in front of 1011 Westchester Avenue, the victim, a 17-year-old male, was walking along the sidewalk when he was approached by an unidentified male who blocked his path, threatened to stab the victim and demanded to inspect the contents of the victim’s backpack. The victim complied and the unidentified male removed a pair of Apple AirPods valued at $130 and fled in an unknown direction. No knife was displayed and the victim was not injured.

Surveillance 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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

Jonas Bronck is the pseudonym of the publisher, managing the content and operations of The Bronx Daily.™ / Bronx.com - the largest daily news publication in the borough of "the" Bronx with over 1.5 million annual readers. Publishing under the alias Jonas Bronck is our humble way of paying tribute to the person, whose name lives on in the name of our beloved borough.