The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male, seen in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is sought in connection with an attempted burglary, which occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 0200 hours, at a multi-unit residential building in the vicinity of E.168th Street and Sherman Avenue, an unidentified male followed the victim, a 50-year-old female, into her building.
As the victim was opening her apartment door, the unidentified male rapidly approached and attempted to gain entry to the victim’s apartment.
The unidentified male was unsuccessful and fled on foot.
A surveillance video clip and a photograph 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 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.