WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

 

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photos wanted for questioning in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to the police that Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at approximately 3:00 a.m. three unidentified male individuals entered a private home in the vicinity of Evergreen Avenue and Wheeler Avenue. Once inside, the males robbed an elderly couple at gunpoint while they were in their bedroom. The victims wrists were tied with zip locks as well as their hands and eyes were duct taped. The males demanded money and the elderly couple complied. The males fled on foot to parts unknown with an undetermined amount of cash, cell phones and credit cards. The coupled refused medical attention at the scene.

  •  The male individuals are described as male Hispanics. One of the males is seen carrying a black plastic bag.

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.

All calls are kept strictly confidential.

2220-16 43 Pct Robbery 8-3-16 photo of male individual #1