Help Identify An Attempted Robbery Suspect

Posted on April 04, 2019, 6:44 am
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s identifying the male seen in the attached photo wanted for questioning in connection with an attempted robbery within the confines of the 46th Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Friday, February 15, 2019 at 0220 hours, in the vicinity of Webster Avenue and East 183rd Street, a 47-year-old male victim entered a residential building and was approached by an unidentified male displaying a knife. The male demanded property and the victim fled. The victim was not injured as a result of this incident and no property was removed from him. The male fled on foot in unknown direction.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male, black, 20-30 years of age, 5’7″ and 150 lbs.; last seen wearing a green cap, black jacket and gray pants.

A photo 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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