The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male depicted in the surveillance photo wanted for questioning in connection with an assault within the confines of the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, October 08, 2018 at approximately 2040 hours, in the rear of 810 E. 152nd Street, a 23-year-old male victim was walking near the location, when a unidentified male approached him and slashed him in the face with an unknown object. The male fled the location in unknown direction.

The victim was treated and released at NYC Health & Hospitals / Lincoln.

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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