The New York Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals in the attached surveillance photographs wanted for questioning in connection to an assault within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On Wednesday, April 15, 2020, at approximately 2345 hours, a 29-year-old male victim was inside a residential building in the vicinity of Grand Concourse and E. 196th Street, when three unidentified individuals approached him from behind and stabbed the victim multiple times about his head and back. The individuals then fled on foot to parts unknown.

The victim was removed to St. Barnabas Hospital in critical but stable condition.

Individual 1 is described as a male, with a medium build and last seen wearing a black sweater, gray pants, gray and black sneakers, eyeglasses and seen holding a wooden stick.

Individual 2 is described as a male, with a medium complexion and last seen wearing a “Puma” black jogging outfit and black and white sneakers.

Individual 3 is described as a male, medium complexion and last seen wearing a black face mask, a white hoodie sweater and seen holding a metal object on his right hand.

Surveillance photographs of the suspects 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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