The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the male in the attached surveillance photo and video wanted for questioning in connection with an assault in the confines of the 41 Precinct in Bronx.

Help Identify An Assault Suspect

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 1815 hours, opposite 839 Stebbins Avenue, a 47 year old male victim was walking at the location when an unknown male individual did approach the victim and began to strike him about the head and body with a long stick. The victim suffered severe pain and internal injuries. EMS responded and transported the victim to Lincoln hospital where he was treated for his injuries. The individual fled the location on foot to parts unknown.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male Hispanic, 30-40 years old, last seen wearing a red hoodie and dark pants.

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 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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