WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

RMA 390-16 ROBBERY 1-1-16

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the two individual’s depicted in the attached photo in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 46 Precinct. Details are as follows:

On Friday, January 01, 2016 at approximately 8:30 a.m. hours inside a private residence located in the vicinity of Morris Ave and East Tremont Avenue. Two unknown males approached a 56-year-old victim in the lobby of the location and displayed a black firearm, the two individuals then forcibly removed $55.00 dollars from the victim’s pants pocket. Both males then fled into a white (Mercedes Benz) four door sedan heading towards East Tremont Avenue.  There were no reported injuries as a result of this incident, the description of the two persons of interest is as follows:

  • Individual #1: male, black, 20-years-old, approximately 5’5″ tall and weighing 130 lbs. He was last seen wearing a beige hooded snorkel jacket, baseball cap and sneakers.
  • Individual #2: male, black, 30-years-old, approximately 6’0″ tall and weighing 200 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, black pants, black jacket and sneakers.

Anyone with information in regard 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.