WANTED: Assault (Manhattan)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photo in regards to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 30 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Friday, February 24, 2017, at 4:20 p.m. both the victim, a 31-year-old male, and an unidentified male were on the northbound “1” train platform at the West 145 Street and Broadway subway station, when the individual and victim got into a verbal dispute. The Unidentified male punched the victim in the face and stabbed him three times in the back with an unknown sharp object.  The individual fled the subway station topside in an unknown direction and the victim was removed to Harlem Hospital by EMS for his injuries.

 The individual was described as a:

  • Male, Black, approximately 30-years of age, 180 lbs., 6’2″, brown eyes, black hair, dark complexion.
  • Last seen wearing  a blue jacket, blue shoes, and a green book 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.