The New York City Police is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the individuals, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a robbery, which occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Sunday, July 18, 2021, at approximately 0335 hours, inside of a residential building in the vicinity of Franklin Avenue and E. 168th Street, the three individuals forced opened the two victims’ apartment door and once inside, the individuals made their way to the victims’ bedroom.
The individuals handcuffed the 32-year-old male victim and wrapped the 31-year-old female victim in a bedsheet, before they moved her to another room.
The individuals assaulted the male victim with handguns as they demanded money and asked where his safe was.
When the victim refused to provide them with the information, the individuals used a hot spoon to burn his left arm.
The individuals ransacked the apartment and left with a safe, jewelry and approximately 25 pairs of sneakers.
The male victim was treated at the scene by EMS and the female was uninjured.
The individuals fled the scene inside of a white Sport Utility Vehicle northbound on Franklin Avenue.
The first individual is an adult male, Hispanic, who wore a dark-colored baseball cap, a black mask, black and white gloves, a black and green sweat suit and black and white sneakers.
The second individual is an adt male, Hispanic, who wore a black hooded jacket, gray gloves, blue jeans and black sneakers.
The third individual is an adult male, Hispanic, who wore a red baseball cap, a dark-colored hooded sweater, blue jeans and white 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 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.