Help Identify An Assault Duo

Published on February 07, 2020, 5:18 am
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The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following males in the attached video wanted for questioning in connection to an assault within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Thursday, January 09, 2020, at approximately 1940 hours, in front of 1521 Purdy Street, a 36-year-old male victim was parking his vehicle when he was approached two unidentified males who had exited their vehicle. The males proceeded to force the victim from his vehicle and physically assaulted him before fleeing in their double parked vehicle. approached the victim’s vehicle and forcibly removed the victim from his car.

EMS transported the victim to NYC Health and Hospitals/Jacobi to be treated for bruises and lacerations to head/face.

A surveillance video clip of the suspects 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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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