Help Identify An Attempted Robbery Suspect

Published on September 05, 2020, 10:35 pm
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The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the following individual, wanted for questioning in regard to an attempted robbery, which took place in the confines of the 44th Precinct in the Bronx.

It was reported to police that on Friday, September 04, 2020, at 2052 hours at the North West corner of West 169 Street and Shakespeare Avenue, an unknown individual attempted to forcibly take a 36-year-old male victim’s scooter. The individual then proceeded pull out a firearm and shoot in the victim’s direction as they drove off.

The individual then fled on foot to parts unknown.

The victim was removed to Lincoln Hospital and was treated for a gunshot wound and is in stable condition.

A surveillance video clip of the suspect is 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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