WANTED: Attempted Robbery (Bronx)

 

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photograph and video in connection to an attempted robbery that occurred within the confines of the 48 Precinct/Transit District 11. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Monday April 3, 2017, at approximately 11:16 p.m. inside of the Kingsbridge Road “4” subway station, the two individuals approached the 20 year-old male victim while he was at the Metrocard Vending Machine, punched him in the head and body and attempted to remove his property. The victim fought the two individuals off and managed to run out of the station. The individuals fled in an unknown direction.

 The first individual is a:

  •  Male, black, in his 20s; last seen wearing a light colored baseball cap, a grey hooded sweater, light blue jeans and yellow work boots.

 The second individual is a:

  •  Male, Hispanic, in his 20s; last seen wearing a dark colored knit hat, a grey hooded sweater, light blue jeans and dark colored work boots.

 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.