WANTED: Assault (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the individual depicted in the attached video/photograph wanted in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 44th Precinct/Transit District 12. Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 11:25 a.m. at the east 167th Street subway station on the #4 line mezzanine area, a 39 year-old male victim was struck in the head with a blunt object by an unidentified individual after a verbal dispute. The individual fled to parts unknown and the victim was removed to Lincoln Hospital for where he listed in stable condition.

 The unidentified individual is described as a:

  •  Male Black Hispanic, approximately forty years old, 5’10”, 225lbs, last seen wearing a black waist length jacket, 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.