The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following individual in connection with robbery that occurred, in transit, within the confines of the 46th Precinct/TD#11. The circumstances are as follows:
It has been reported to police that on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at approximately 0005 hours, the victim, a 62-year-old male was on the southbound “D” platform at East Tremont Avenue when he was approached by a male individual who displayed a knife and demanded cash. The victim complied and the individual then fled out of the train station to parts unknown. There were no injuries as a result of this incident.
The individual is described as a male Hispanic, approximately 25-years-old, 5’11” tall, 170lbs., with brown eyes, black hair and last seen wearing a black hoody sweater, black sweatpants, white sneakers and carrying a black book bag.
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.