The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the following individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photographs regarding an assault that occurred within the confines of the 40 Precinct / Transit District 11 in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Thursday, January 30, 2020, at approximately 2005 hours, inside the subway station located at E. 149 Street and Grand Concourse, a 15-year-old male victim was standing on the northbound #4 train platform when he was approached by an four unknown individuals.
The four individuals engaged in a verbal dispute with the victim, which escalated into a physical confrontation.
The unidentified individuals punched and kick the victim about the body, causing a laceration to his nose, before fleeing the scene on foot in an unknown direction.
EMS responded to the location and transported the victim to NYC Health & Hospitals / Lincoln, where he was treated and released.
The individuals are described as follows:
- Individual 1: male, dark complexion, short dark hair. He was last seen wearing a black hooded winter jacket, black pants, black backpack and a green hooded sweatshirt.
- Individual 2: male, dark complexion, close cut dark hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, black sweatshirt, white t-shirt, light colored pants and white sneakers.
- Individual 3: male, dark complexion, thin build with short dark hair. He was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded jacket, light colored track jacket, light colored sweatpants, black backpack and light colored sneakers.
- Individual 4: male, light complexion, thin build with dark hair. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with the words “Black Lives Matter” written on the front, black sweatpants with a white stripe down the side and black sneakers.
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.