WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photos in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 75 Precinct/TD33. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. both the individual and the victim, a 23-year old female, exited an “L” train at the Livonia Avenue subway station.  As they reached the stairs the individual pushed the victim into a handrail and snatched her purse, which contained cash, an Apple iPhone and identification from her shoulder. The individual fled the station in an unknown direction.

The individual is a:

  •  Male, black approximately 20-30 years of age, dark complexion, 5’11”, 175 lbs., dyed blonde hair, last seen wearing a red pants, red sneakers, white shirt and glasses.

 Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS 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 texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.