The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following person of interest wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On December 04, 2019, at approximately 2200 hours, an individual entered Pay-O-Matic, located at 3212 3rd Avenue, and simulated a firearm while displaying a note demanding cash to the counter employee. The employee walked away and the individual fled to parts unknown empty-handed.

The person of interest is described as follows:

  • male, approximately 5’7″, approximately 180 lbs., mid 40’s, brown eyes, last seen wearing a green hooded jacket, blue jeans, and a black hat.

Surveillance photographs 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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