The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with locating and identifying the individual in the attached photographs, who is wanted in connection to Grand Larcenies that occurred within the confines of the MTS and MTN Precincts. Details are as follows:
Incident #1 (MTS): It was reported to police that on Friday, July 15, 2016, at approximately 8:20 p.m. inside of Duane Reade located at 535 5 Avenue, an unidentified individual entered the location and removed cosmetics valued at approximately $2,337 before fleeing the store to parts unknown.
Incident #2 (MTN): It was reported to police that on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, at approximately 8:35 p.m. inside of Duane Reade located at 22 West 48th Street , an unidentified individual entered the location and removed cosmetics valued at $2,294 before fleeing the store to parts unknown.
The individual is described as:
- Male Hispanic, last seen wearing a blue and black shirt with white stripes, black jeans and black 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