The New York Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph, who is wanted in connection to an assault, that occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
On Saturday, October 02, 2021, at approximately 0945 hours, in the vicinity of E. 204 lth Street and Webster Avenue, an unidentified male individual was riding the bus with a 75-year-old male victim, when he followed the victim off the bus and began punching him in the face, causing a minor laceration to the victim’s lip.
The male individual then fled on foot to parts unknown and the victim refused medical attention at the scene.
The individual is described as a an adult male, Black, last seen wearing a black hoodie sweater with the word “Lakers” in front of it, black pants, brown boots and black face mask.
A surveillance photograph 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), followed by entering TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.