The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male, seen in the attached surveillance photographs, who is sought in connection with an assault, which occurred within the confines of the 45th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Monday, September 13, 2021, at approximately 0055 hours, aboard a BX12 bus, in front of 2146 Bartow Avenue, a 17-year-old male got into a verbal dispute with an unidentified individual.
The individual then pulled a knife and stabbed the 17-year-old victim above his right eye, causing a laceration.
The victim was taken to Jacobi Hospital by private means.
The individual fled northbound on Baychester Avenue.
Surveillance 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 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.