The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the males, one of which depicted in the attached surveillance photo, and wanted for questioning in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Saturday, November 02, 2019, at approximately 1740 hours, inside 387 E. 167th Street (grocery/bodega), a 56-year-old male became involved in a verbal dispute with two unidentified males. The incident escalated into a physical altercation at which time the males proceeded to punch and kick the victim multiple times about the head/body before fleeing in unknown direction.

The victim was removed to St. Barnabas Hospital to be treated for multiple bruises and lacerations.

A surveillance photograph of the suspect is 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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