The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photos in regards to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 44 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to the police that on Saturday, September, 10, 2016, at 2:28 p.m. the victim a 70 -year-old male was entering a residential building in the vicinity of the Grand Concourse, when the individual approached him from behind and snatched multiple gold chains from his neck. The individual then fled the location towards Sheridan Avenue.
The individual is a:
- Male, Black, approximately 20-35 years of age, 5’7″ – 5’10” tall, 130 -150 lbs., dark complexion, last seen wearing black jeans, black top and a black du-rag.
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.