The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance video clip, who is wanted in connection to an assault, which occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
The following has been reported to police.
On February 06, 2021, at approximately 0014 hours, the individual approached the 47-year-old male victim in the vicinity of Cromwell Avenue and Jerome Avenue and engaged in a verbal dispute. The dispute escalated, at which point the individual punched the victim in the head.
EMS responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he was treated for swelling and dizziness.
A surveillance video clip of the suspect is 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.