The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating two males to assist with inquiries into a robbery that occurred in the confines of the 33 Precinct. Details are as follows:
At approximately 4:05 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 on the southbound platform of the 1 Train at Broadway and W. 157 Street a 13-year-old male victim was approached by two males who demanded his cell phone. The males then forcibly removed the victim’s cell phone from his back pocket and fled on foot.
- Male #1 – black, 16-17 year old, 5’6″.
- Male #2 – Hispanic, 16-17 year old, 5’10”.
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.