WANTED: Robbery (Manhattan)

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The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photo in regards to a  robbery that occurred within the confines of the 9th Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to the police that on Wednesday, March, 16,2016, at 7:40 p.m. the victim a 66 year-old male was pushed to the ground by the individual who then removed the victim’s property from his jacket pocket.

The individual is:

  • Male, Black, approximately 5’5″, dark complexion, black hair and brown eyes.
  • Last seen wearing black jacket, black jeans and white sneakers.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782)

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.