The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the males depicted in the attached photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at approximately 1450 hours, in the vicinity of University Avenue and Grant Highway, the three unidentified males approached the two 15-year-old male victims from behind simulating a weapon and demanded the victims’ property. The victims complied and the males fled in unknown direction with two cell phones. There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The persons wanted for questioning are described as follows:

  • male, Black, 18-22 years old; last seen wearing a purple du-rag, a gray/beige hooded sweater, black jeans, dark colored sneakers and carrying a multi-colored backpack.
  • male, Hispanic, 18-22 years old, with his hair in braids; last seen wearing a black hooded sweater and black pants.
  • male, Black, 18-22 years old; last seen wearing a blue hooded sweater, blue jeans and white sneakers.

Surveillance photographs of the suspects 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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