The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the three individuals depicted in the attached surveillance video in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 02:30 a.m., opposite of 557 E. 169 Street, a 66-year-old male victim was walking westbound on E. 169 Street when three unknown individuals approached him from behind, pushed him to the floor and began punching and kicking the victim about the body before forcibly removing his wallet containing $250 cash, then fleeing in an unknown direction. The victim sustained minor cuts and bruising but refused medical attention. The unknown individuals are described as follows:
Individual #1: Male black, thin build, he was last seen wearing a black jacket with red lining, gray sweatpants, black Nike hooded sweatshirt, black and white colored sneakers and a white du-rag.
Individual #2: Male black, light complexion, short braided brown and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket with patches, grey sweatpants, a black hooded sweatshirt and black and white colored sneakers.
Individual #3: Male black, dark complexion, short black afro hair and a beard. He was last seen wearing a black jacket with red lining, a black sweatshirt with the word “Givenchy” in white lettering on the front, black sweatpants and black sneakers.
Photos 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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.