The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the males depicted in the attached video wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery pattern that occurred within the confines of the 46th and 52nd Precincts in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
- Incident #1: It was reported to police that on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at approximately 1945 hours, at the Burnside subway station, a 21-year-old male victim was a passenger on the southbound “4” train when an unidentified male snatched the victim’s Beats headphones from his head. The victim attempted to chase the male at which time the male threatened to shoot the victim with a gun. The male subsequently fled southbound on Jerome Ave. The victim was not injured as a result of this incident.
- Incident #2: It was reported to police that on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at approximately 2050 hours, the 30-year-old female was on board a northbound “4” train at 183rd Street subway station when three males sat near the victim. When the train arrived at the station, one of the male snatched the victim’s headphones and they all fled. The victim was not injured as a result of the incident and recovered her property after the male dropped the headphones.
The persons wanted for questioning are described as two male Blacks and one male Hispanic in their teens, all wearing dark clothing.
A photograph of the suspects is 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.