The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the two unidentified males, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are sought in connection with an assault, which occurred in transit, within the confines of the 47th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday, January 15, 2021, at 1946 hours,the victim, a 50-year-old male, was aboard a BX30 bus, when two unidentified males boarded at East Gun Hill Road and White Plains Road.

A verbal dispute began when one of the unidentified males bumped into the victim. The incident escalated when both of the unidentified males began punching the victim multiple times.

The unidentified males fled the bus at Boston Road and Bruner Avenue.

The victim, who suffered pain and swelling to his face, was treated at the scene by EMS and later sought medical attention at Montefiore Medical Center.

Surveillance video clip and 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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