WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

2690-15 40 Pct Robbery 10-12-15 photo#2 of the 1 suspects

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance locating the following suspects wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct (Bronx).  Details are as follows.

On Monday, October 12, 2015 at 7:54 pm, the 34-year-old male victim was entering his residence on East 134th Street when was approached by two male suspects who struck him about his face and head causing minor injuries. The suspects forcibly removed his backpack containing his Iphone 5, approximately $120 and a credit card and fled east on 134th Street on bicycles. The victim refused medical attention at the scene.

Suspect #1:

  • Male Hispanic, last seen wearing a hoodie sweater with the number “08” in front of it, blue jeans and has an Afro.

Suspect #2:

  • Male Hispanic, last seen wearing a jacket with a hood, blue jeans and black sneakers.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are kept strictly confidential.

2690-15 40 Pct Robbery 10-12-15 photo#1 of the 2 suspects