The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified individuals, seen in the attached surveillance photographs, who are sought in connection with an assault, that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at approximately 2110 hours, in front of 1539 Westchester Avenue, a 39-year-old males and 33-year-old male were stabbed by four unidentified individuals, after they attempted to break up a fight.
The 39-year-old was lashed in the arm and the 33-year-old was stabbed in the back.
EMS transported the victims to local area hospitals in stable condition.
The individuals fled the location to parts unknown.
Individual #1 is described as a male, dark complexion, approximately 16-19 years of age, 5’05” tall, with a small build. He was last seen wearing a white shirt, blue jeans, black shoes, and a black baseball hat.
Individual #2 is described as a female, with a dark complexion, approximately 16-19 years of age, 5’05” tall, with a small build. She was last seen wearing a white shirt, black sweatpants, gray shoes, and black baseball hat.
Individual #3 is described as a male, Black, approximately 16-19 years of age, 5’10” tall, with a slender build. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, gray pants, and gray shoes.
Individual #4 is described as a male, with dark complexion, approximately 14-16 years of age, 5’06” tall, with a small build. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.
Surveillance 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 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.