The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the four individuals, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, who are wanted in connection to an attempted robbery, which occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday, January 01, 2022, at approximately 1630 hours, in front of 2208 Newbold Avenue, a 69-year-old male was walking at the location, when four (4) unknown individuals approached him.

One of the individuals displayed a knife, while the other individuals attempted to remove property from the victim.

No property was successfully removed and no injuries have been reported as a result of this incident.

The individuals fled eastbound on Newbold Avenue on foot to parts unknown.

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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