The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individuals, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, who are wanted for questioning in connection to an assault, that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
The following was reported to police.
On Tuesday, November 10, 2020, at approximately 1022 hours, on the corner of Jerome Avenue and E. 174th Street, three unidentified male individuals approached a 19-year-old male victim as he was walking. The victim observed the individuals holding knives and attempted to run away. When they reached E. 174th Street and Townsend Avenue, the individuals proceeded to stab him throughout the body and then fled, on foot, northbound on E. 174th Street.
The victim sustained injuries to his left flank, abdomen, right arm and right leg. He was transported by EMS to SBH Health System, St. Barnabas, in stable condition.
The first individual is described as a light-skinned adult male, approximately 18-25 years of age, 5’6″ tall, 150 lbs. and was last seen wearing a red sweatshirt, light colored pants and black sneakers.
The second individual is described as a light-skinned adult male, approximately 18-25 years of age, 5’9″ tall, 170 lbs. and was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and blue jeans.
The third individual is described as a light-skinned adult male, approximately 18-25 years of age, 5’6″ tall, 150 lbs. and was last seen wearing a brown jacket, blue jeans and dark colored boots.
Surveillance photogrpahs 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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.