The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male depicted in the attached surveillance photos wanted for questioning in connection to a leaving the scene of an accident that occurred within the 46 Precinct in Bronx.
The details are as follows.
It was reported that on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at approximately 1929 hours, a 78-year-old male victim was attempting to cross the street at the corner of East Tremont Avenue and Grand Concourse, when a unidentified individual traveling south bound on E. Tremont Avenue on a dirt bike, struck the victim and then picked up his dirt bike and left the scene. The victim was removed to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.
The individual is described as a male, Black or Hispanic, approximately 5’6″ to 5’8″, medium build and last seen wearing a white colored shirt, dark colored pants with a black and yellow dirt bike.
Surveillance photographs of the suspect 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.