The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance to help identify the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance video clip and photos, wanted in connection with a random, unprovoked assault on an elderly male, which occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Sunday, August 16, 2020, at approximately 1300 hours, at the intersection of Mosholu Parkway and Webster Avenue, an individual approached a 73-year-old male and punched him twice.

The male then fled on foot to parts unknown.

The individual, sought in connection to this incident, is described as male, White, 30s, 150 lbs, 5’6″, with a moustache and facial hair. He was wearing a blue cap, black t-shirt, blue jeans, black and white sneakers, and a black-colored necklace.

Surveillance video clip and photographs of the suspect 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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