WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

 

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following three (3) individuals in connection with robbery within the confines of the 46 Precinct.  The circumstances are as follows:

It has been reported to police that on Friday, March 8, 2016 at approximately 9:35 a.m. the individuals approached the 61 year-old male victim in front of a residential building on West Tremont Avenue.  One individual who has since been arrested punched the victim, thereby knocking him to the ground. Individual #1 then proceeded to punch the victim while he was on the ground. The victim was rendered unconscious during the assault. The individuals proceeded to remove $17 in cash from the victim before fleeing northbound on Kingsland Place on foot. EMS responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he was treated in stable condition. The individuals are described as follows:

  • 1: Male, black, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, a black waist length jacket, blue sweatpants, pink socks, and black sneakers.
  • 2: Male, black, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and tan Ugg boots.
  • 3: Male, black, wearing a black hooded waist length jacket, blue pants, a blue backpack, and black sneakers.

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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