Help NYPD Catch These Suspects

Posted on May 24, 2017, 3:34 pm
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The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying five individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photos and video wanted for questioning in connection to four grand larceny incidents which occurred within the confines of the 40th and 41st Precincts. The details are as follows:

Incident #1: (40 Pct.) It was reported to police that on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at approximately 1700 hours while on the northbound #6 train at St. Mary’s Street and Southern Boulevard, unidentified individual(s) removed a cell phone from a 39-year-old female’s hand and fled in an unknown direction.

Incident #2: (40 Pct.) It was reported to police that on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at approximately 1820 hours while on the #6 train in the vicinity of East 149th Street and Southern Boulevard, unidentified individual(s) removed a cell phone from a victim and fled in an unknown direction.

Incident #3: (40 Pct.) It was reported to police that on Friday, May 5, 2017 at approximately 0800 hours while on the southbound #2 train in the vicinity of Grand Concourse and East 149th Street, unidentified individual(s) removed a cell phone from a 28-year-old female’s hand. When the victim attempted to get the phone back, she was pushed and sustained minor injuries to her eye and nose.

Incident #4: (41 Pct.) It was reported to police that on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at approximately 1646 hours, while on the southbound #6 train in the vicinity of Bruckner Boulevard and Hunts Point Avenue, unidentified individual(s) removed a cellphone from a 32-year-old female’s hand and fled.

Five individuals are described as Black or Hispanic males who are 15-18 years old.

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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