Victim Threatened With Box Cutter

Published on December 11, 2014, 8:44 pm
FavoriteLoadingAdd to favorites 6 secs

A man is accused of using a box cutter to threaten his victim in a failed robbery attempt.

The unidentified robber pulled the weapon on a 43-year-old man for his jacket in Bronx. The incident happened at the East 149th Street and Third Avenue subway station in Bronx November 10 around 10:00 p.m, police said.

When the victim refused, the suspect cut the back of his jacket and fled the location. The 43-year-old was not injured during the attack.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5-feet-9-inches tall and 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a hooded jacket.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

All calls are strictly confidential.


Jonas Bronck is the pseudonym under which we publish and manage the content and operations of The Bronx Daily.™ | - the largest daily news publication in the borough of "the" Bronx with over 1.5 million annual readers. Publishing under the alias Jonas Bronck is our humble way of paying tribute to the person, whose name lives on in the name of our beloved borough.