WANTED: Grand Larceny (Manhattan)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with identifying the whereabouts of the following individuals who are wanted in connection to several grand larcenies. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that between January 2016 and March 2017, the two individuals used bank customers’ information to deposit fraudulent business checks into their accounts. The individuals then withdrew over $50,000 in cash from the accounts from various Citibanks, Chase Banks, Bank of Americas and Wells Fargo banks across New York City.

The first individual has been identified as:

  •  Santos, Ramon
  • 21 year-old male
  • 6’2″, 220lbs, brown eyes, black hair, with a beard and glasses.

 The second individual has been identified as:

  •  Oyelaya-Jones, Adebayo
  • 25 year-old male
  • 6’1″, 190lbs, brown eyes, black hair.

 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.