The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the eight unidentified males, who are seen in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are sought for questioning in connection with an assault, which took place within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Sunday, October 04, 2020, at 1700 hours at 1158 Gerard Avenue (grocery / bodega), a group of eight unidentified males chased Victim #1, a 23-year-old male, and Victim #2, an unidentified male, into the location.

The eight unidentified males attempted to make a forced entry, and Victim #1 suffered a laceration above his right eye.

Victim #1 was transported by EMS to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition.

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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