WANTED: Robbery (Manhattan)

904-16 Robbery 25 Pct 2-22-16 (5)

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following individuals in connection with a home invasion robbery that occurred within the confines of the 25 Precinct. The details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 11:00 p.m. inside of 2335 First Avenue, the 57-year-old male victim heard a knock on his apartment door, and when he answered it, saw a male and female who stated they were there to conduct a survey. The victim let the individuals inside and after a short time they assaulted him. The victim woke up several hours later and reported the incident to the police. The victim was removed to Metropolitan hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries to his head. The victim reported that the individuals removed the following property from his apartment: a laptop, an Apple iPhone, jewelry, a watch and cash.

The first individual being sought is described as:

  • Male Black, approximately 30-years-old, 6’1″ tall, 200 pounds, with black hair, and brown eyes.

The second individual being sought is described as:

  • Female White, approximately 30-years-old, 5’3″ tall, 130 pounds, with a light complexion, and brown, wavy hair.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) 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 by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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