The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photographs in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 48 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday, November 01, 2019, at approximately 2300 hours, inside of a residential building in the vicinity of Southern Boulevard and E. 187 Street, the individual punched and kicked the 67-year-old male victim repeatedly while in the elevator. The individual fled the scene inside of a dark colored minivan eastbound on E. 187 Street.

The victim suffered lacerations to his face and was removed to the James J. Peters VA Medical Center in stable condition.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned male, with a beard; last seen wearing a black du-rag, a gray hooded sweater, blue jeans, black fur-lined boots and he had on a black bag slung across his chest.

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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