The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the males wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at approximately 1400 hours, in front of 345 E. 146th Street, the 32-year-old male victim was engaged in a verbal dispute with an unidentified male at the location. The dispute escalated into a physical altercation, at which time a second unidentified male proceeded to strike the victim multiple times in the head with a stick. The males fled the location in unknown direction with the victim’s cell phone, which fell to the ground during the altercation.

The victim was removed by EMS to NYC Health & Hospitals / Lincoln to be treated for a laceration to the head and bruises to the back.

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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