The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of a two unidentified male individuals who are seen in the attached surveillance photos and are being sought in connection with an assault with a knife within the confines of the 45 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 1750 hours, in front of 3205 Westchester Avenue, two victims, a 17 year old male and 16 year old male were walking at the location when two unknown individuals approached, displayed a knife and stabbed both victims. The 17 year-old victim received a stab wound to the pelvis area and the 16 year-old victim was stabbed in the chest. The two individuals fled on foot in an unknown direction. EMS responded and transported the victims to Jacobi hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The individuals are described as males, blacks, in their late teens or early 20’s. One was last seen wearing a burgundy sweatsuit and the second was last seen wearing all dark clothing.
Photos 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 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.