The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the male in the attached video wanted for questioning in connection to an assault that occurred within confines 44th Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at approximately 0138 hours, a 36-year-old male victim was inside 1225 Webster Avenue (Webster Gourmet Deli) when he became involved in a dispute buy ambien from us with the deli employee. The employee proceeded to come from behind the counter and stab the victim in the left bicep and forearm.
The store employee fled the location and the victim was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital in serious but stable condition.
The person wanted for questioning is described as a male, Hispanic, in his fifties, partially bald, 5’8” and last seen wearing white shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.
A surveillance video clip 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) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.