WANTED: Robbery (Staten Island)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photo in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 121 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 11:37 p.m. a 25-year old female victim, was approached from behind by an unidentified individual, in the vicinity of Brabant Street and South Avenue. The unidentified individual brandished a black firearm and removed the victim’s cellphone.  The individual fled the location eastbound towards Grandview Avenue.

The individual is a:

  •  Male, black, approximately 25-30 years of age, 5’8″, slim build, 150 lbs., brown eyes, dark complexion.

Last seen wearing:

  •  Dark colored jeans, brown cornrow braids, brown coat, and brown boots.

 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.