The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the individuals depicted in the attached photographs in connection to an assault that occurred within confines 41 precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 0318 hours, onboard the BX 19 bus at the intersection of East 149 Street and Southern boulevard, a 65 years old male victim was involved in a verbal dispute that escalated into a physical altercation. The victim was punched in the head by an unidentified female, while her male companion slashed the victim with an unknown object before fleeing in an unknown direction.

The victim suffered a cut to his left wrist and was removed to Lincoln Medical Center in stable condition.

The unidentified individuals are described as:

Individual #1: female, black in her late twenties and was last seen wearing a burgundy dress and a blue jacket.

Individual #2: male, black in his thirties, and was last seen wearing a dark colored bandana, black jacket, and blue jeans.

Surveillance 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 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (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.

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