The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified individual, seen in the attached surveillance photographs, who is sought in connection to an assault, which occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, at 1600 hours, on an MTA bus, in the vicinity of 40 E. Mosholu Parkway South, an unidentified individual punched a 79-year-old female in the face.

The victim refused medical attention.

The suspect is described as a teenage male, Black, approximately 5″05′ tall, weighing 150 lbs., with a thin build and braided black hair.

He was last seen wearing a black baseball hat, black hooded sweater with “NASA” insignia on the front, black jeans, black sports shoes, and a black “The North Face” backpack.

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 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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