The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 88 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to the police that on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. the victim, a 17-year-old female was in front of 88A 4 Avenue, when she was surrounded by approximately 20 individuals who punched her in the face and removed her cellphone. The individuals fled the location towards the 4 Avenue and Pacific train station. EMS responded and transported the victim to an area hospital to be treated for her injuries.
- Individual 1: male, Black, approximately 15-17 years of age, dark complexion, last seen wearing a dark hooded jacket and dark jeans and red hair.
- Individual 2: female, Black, approximately 15-17 years of age, black hooded jacket, blue jeans, black and white Jordan sneakers.
- Individual 3: female, Black approximately 15-17 years of age, dark medium complexion, last seen wearing a purple hooded jacket, blue jeans and purple sneakers.
- Individual 4: female, Black, approximately 15-17 years of age, medium complexion, last seen wearing a white tank top, black pants with a white stripe going down the leg.
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.