The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following unknown male individual in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows:
It has been reported to police that on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at approximately 1830 hours, inside of 961 East 174th Street, (TJ Maxx) an unknown male individual attempted to leave the location with unpaid store merchandise. When store security attempted to intercede, the individual displayed a knife and threatened to harm the 27 year old store employee. The individual then fled the store on foot northbound on Vyse Avenue. The individual fled the store with various shirts worth approximately $130. No injuries reported.
The individual is described as a male Hispanic, in his 20’s-30’s, he was last seen wearing all dark clothing.
The pictures and video of the individuals were taken inside the incident location.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.