The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the three individuals depicted in the attached surveillance video and photo in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 0420 hours, in front of a residential building located in the vicinity of Boynton Avenue and East 172 Street, a 38-year-old male victim was attempting to open his security gate door when three unknown individuals displayed a knife, pushed a tin foil plate into his face and forcibly his removed the victim’s Samsung cell phone and $80 cash before fleeing northbound on Boynton Avenue. There were no injuries reported.

The unidentified individuals are described as follows:

Individual #1: male, Hispanic, 5’9″ tall, slim build, 190 lbs. He was last seen wearing a red bandanna, black hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants and red sneakers.

Individual #2: male, Hispanic, 5’9″ tall, slim build, 170 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and red sneakers.

Individual #3: male, Hispanic, 5’9″ tall, slim build, 175 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.

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

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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