Help Identify An Assault Suspect

Posted on April 01, 2019, 7:55 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 52 Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Wednesday March 27, 2019, at approximately 1800 hours, inside of the Fordham Road station on the #4 line, the victim a 67-year-old male was walking down the stairs when an unidentified male punched his several times about the head and face before he pushed the victim down the stairs. The individual then threw green paint on the victim and fled the scene. The victim was treated and released from St. Barnabas Hospital with a laceration to the head.

The individual is described as a male, black, approximately 18-years-old; last seen wearing a green camouflage jacket, black tee-shirt, dark colored pants and dark colored sneakers.

Photos 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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