WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached 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 Wednesday May 24, 2017, at approximately 2:45 a.m. in front of 942 East Gun Hill Road, one individual removed the 18 year-old male victim’s headphones from his head. When the victim attempted to retrieve his property, a second individual stabbed the victim on his left arm. The two individuals fled southbound on Colden Avenue. The victim suffered a puncture wound to his arm and was removed to Jacobi Medical Center in serious but stable condition.

 The first individual is a:

  •  Male, black, 18 to 20 years old, 5’7″; last seen wearing a yellow vest, a gray hooded sweater and blue jeans.

 The second individual is a:

  •  Male, black, 18 to 20 years old, 5’7″; last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, light blue jeans and black sneakers.

 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.