WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an individual depicted in the attached photographs who is wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 52nd Precinct. The details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Sunday, December 4, 2016 in the vicinity of 2521 University Avenue, while on the BX3 MTA bus, an unidentified female struck a 25-year-old female victim in the face and forcibly removed a cellphone from her hand and fled. The victim was not hospitalized as a result of this incident.

 Individual is described as a:

  • Female Black or Hispanic with short hair
  • Last seen wearing a red hooded jacket and blue jeans.

 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.