WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male seen in the attached surveillance photo wanted for questioning in connection with a robbery that occurred within the confines of 52nd Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 8:45 p.m. a 25-year-old female was walking her dog in front of 111 West 183 Street, when an unidentified individual approached her from behind, pushed her to the ground and removed her cellphone along with headphones and hat and then fled on foot inside 2280 Loring Place North with property. There were no injuries as a result of this incident.

 The individual is described as a:

  •  Male Hispanic, unknown age, approximately 5’10” tall and last seen wearing a dark colored hoodie. 

 Surveillance photo of the individual was obtained from inside the lobby at 2280 Loring Place North.

 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 kept strictly confidential.