The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photo wanted for questioning in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 73rd Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to the police that on Monday, August 29, 2016, at 12:45 a.m. a 26-year-old male victim was standing by his vehicle on the corner of Dumont Avenue and Chester Avenue when he was approached by two individuals who demanded money. One of the individuals displayed a silver revolver and held the victim at gunpoint, while the other individual went into the victim’s vehicle and removed a cellphone, keys and an undetermined amount of cash. The individuals fled the location in an unknown direction.
- Individual 1: male, Black approximately 18-25 years of age, dark complexion, medium build, last seen wearing camouflage shorts, black t-shirt, and white sneakers.
- Individual 2: male, Black, approximately 18-25 years of age, dark complexion, medium build, last seen wearing black t-shirt, blue jeans and black and white sneakers.
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.