WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

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The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with locating and identifying five individuals depicted in the attached photo who are wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery which occurred within the confines of the 46th Precinct. The details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at approximately 0400hrs in front of 2421 Grand Concourse, 5 suspects approached 3 male victims, ages 19, 20 and a 21, stated they were armed (never displayed a firearm) and demanded the victim’s property. All three victims were struck and one suspect who was armed with an umbrella, struck the 19-year-old male multiple times and removed his cellphone.  The suspects also removed a 20-year-old male’s money and the 21-year-old male’s debit card and fled on foot northbound on Grand Concourse. The 19-year-old male was removed to St. Barnabas Hospital where he received 10 staples in his head.  There were no other reported injuries.

  • Individual#1: Male Black, 18-22 years old, 5’9″, 150-160lbs last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.
  • Individual#2: Male Black, 18-22 years old, 5’9″, 150-160lbs last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.
  • Individual#3: Male Black, 18-22 years old, 5’9″, 150-160lbs, last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt.
  • Individual#4: Male Black, 18-22 years old, 5’9″, 150-160lbs, last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.
  • Individual#5: Male Black, 18-22 years old, 5’4″-5’6″, last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

 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.

*************************UPDATE 6/6/16************************

 New photos of the individuals wanted for questioning are attached.

 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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