Tony Turner, 23, Wanted For Assault

Published on January 07, 2019, 4:03 pm
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The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual wanted in connection to an assault within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx.

The following has been reported to police.

On January 3, 2019 at approximately 09:42 p.m. the individual approached the 41 year-old male inside a liquor store, located at 53 E. 183 Street, and pushed him. The individual then proceeded to follow the victim outside, and began punching and kicking him multiple times. EMS responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he was treated for redness, swelling, soreness, and bruising and released. The individual is identified as follows:

Tony Turner, a male, black, 23 years-old, approximately 6’2″, approximately 190 lbs. He was last seen wearing a dark blue Yankees baseball hat, a jacket, a green hooded sweatshirt, and blue jeans.

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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