WANTED: Robbery (Manhattan)

2404-15 17 pct Robbery 9-8-15 (3)The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following individual wanted in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 17 Precinct (Manhattan).  The circumstances are as follows:

On Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at approximately 1800 hours, the suspect visited the victim inside the Millennium Hotel, located at 1 UN Plaza.  During the visit, the suspect pushed the victim and held her to the floor before demanding the victim open the room’s safe.  The victim complied and the suspect removed $500 in cash from the victim’s wallet and fled.

Suspect:

  • Male, black, 36 years-old
  • Wearing a blue shirt, a blue hat, white pants, white shoes.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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