The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with locating and identifying the individual in the attached video and photographs, who are wanted in connection to several robberies that occurred within the confines of the 52 Precinct. Details are as follows:
Incident #1: It was reported to police that on Wednesday May 18, 2016, at approximately 5:30 p.m. of 50 West Fordham Road (Bank of America), the suspect waited for the 59 year-old male victim to remove money from the ATM before he placed his hand inside his jacket and simulated as if he had a gun and demanded the victim’s money. The victim refused to give the suspect his money and the suspect fled empty-handed southbound on Grand Avenue.
Incident #2: It was reported to police that on Thursday May 26, 2016, at approximately 5:40 a.m. inside of 2481 Creston Avenue (Citibank), the suspect waited for the 59 year-old male victim to remove money from the ATM before he displayed a handgun and demanded his money. The victim complied and the suspect fled the location with approximately $530.
Incident #3: It was reported to police that on Friday May 27, 2016, at approximately 5:17 a.m. inside of 2 East Kingsbridge Road (Chase Bank), the suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money from the 45 year-old male victim. The victim gave the suspect $60 before the suspect forced him to withdraw $200 from the ATM. The suspect fled the bank southbound on Jerome Avenue.
The individual is described as:
- Male, Hispanic, 25 to 30 years old, 5’8″ to 5’10”, slim build.
- Last seen wearing a black t-shirt, black pants, black baseball cap with green brim and he carried a black backpack.
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.