Help Identify An Assault Suspect

Published on February 02, 2019, 2:32 pm
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The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual wanted in connection to an assault within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Friday, February 1, 2019 at approximately 1238 hours, the individual approached the 64 year-old male victim from behind in the vicinity of E. 167 Street and Boston Road and punched him, knocking him to the ground. The individual then proceeded to continuously punch and kick the victim while he was on the ground before fleeing to parts unknown. EMS responded and transported the victim to an area hospital to receive treatment for a broken jaw.

The suspect is described as follows:

A photo 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 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (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.

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