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 is wanted in connection to several robberies that occurred within the confines of the 60 Precinct. Details are as follows:
Incident #1: It was reported to police that on Wednesday July 6, 2016, at approximately 2:25 a.m. in the vicinity of Riegalman Boardwalk and West 19 Street, the suspect approached the 25 year-old male victim, punched him in the face and removed his cell phone and headphones. The suspect fled eastbound on Coney Island boardwalk.
Incident #2: It was reported to police that on Monday July 18, 2016, at approximately 2:45 p.m. in the vicinity of West 25 Street and Riegalman Boardwalk, the suspect pushed the 53 year-old female victim to the ground and took her cell phone. The suspect fled northbound on West 25 Street.
The individual is described as:
- Male black, 18 to 20 years old, 5’7″, slim build; last seen wearing a black t-shirt, dark colored jeans and red 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.