The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached video/photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 47 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Sunday April 16, 2017, at approximately 2:50 a.m. a 33 year-old male victim (taxi driver) picked up a fare at east Gun hill road and Colden Avenue, where the unidentified passenger displayed a firearm and order the victim to drive to Webster Avenue and east gun hill road. Once stopped the victim escaped on foot. The Unidentified individual then took the car (2015 Honda Accord) and drove away with the victim’s jacket containing $300.00 in cash and two cell phones. The unidentified individual is described as a male Hispanic, 20 to 30 years old, 5′.10″, 180 to 190lbs., and was wearing a white t-shirt and a white baseball hat.
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.