Grand Larceny (Staten Island)

2394-16 120 Sqd Grand Larceny photo 8-12-16

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photo in regards to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 120th Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to the police that on Friday, August, 12, 2016, at 11:55 a.m. the victim a 70-year-old female was working on the grounds of Snug Harbor located at 1000 Richmond Terrance when an unknown individual on a bicycle approached the victim from behind and grabbed her purse. The individual fled on his bicycle towards Van Buren Street, no reported injuries.

 The individual is:

  •  Male, Black, approximately 18-20-years of age, medium complexion, 5’9″ tall, thin build, long black hair, last seen wearing a white shirt and black shorts.

 Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS 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 texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.