WANTED: Assault (Manhattan)

 

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the individual depicted in the attached video/photograph in connection to an assault incident that occurred within the confines of the MTN Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. in front of 1568 Broadway , a 43-year-old male victim was approached by unidentified individual who screamed profanities at the victim and then struck the victim with a blunt object causing laceration to the victim’s head. The unidentified individual fled in an unknown direction. The victim went to Bellevue hospital by private means.

  •  The unidentified individual is described as a male 25 to 30 years old, 5’6″, 160lbs.and was wearing a black jacket, white shirt and black pants.

 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.