The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to an assault within the confines of the 48 Precinct in Bronx.

Help Identify An Assault Suspect

The following has been reported to police.

On Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at approximately 2302 hours, the individual approached the 55 year-old male victim, while on board an MTA BX36 traveling eastbound on East 180 Street approaching 3rd Avenue, and began punching him multiple times in his face. After assaulting the victim, the individual exited the bus East 180 Street and 3rd Avenue.

The victim exited the bus and walked to an area hospital and was treated for eight lost teeth.

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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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