The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals and vehicles, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Thursday, August 12, 2021, at approximately 0110 hours, in the vicinity of 1299 Franklin Avenue, the three individuals approached the two male victims (a 40-year-old and a 36-year-old) and demanded their property, as one of the individuals brandished a handgun. The victims complied with the individuals demands and handed over their jewelry, a cell phone and $130 in cash.
The individuals fled the scene inside two vehicles: a black Infiniti sedan westbound on E. 169th Street and a Silver Lexus sedan northbound on Franklin Avenue.
Surveillance video clip and photograph(s) of the suspect(s)’ vehicle 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.