WANTED: Assault (Bronx)

**********UPDATE 06-15-17 *******

 Pursuant to the ongoing investigation, an individual was arrested and charged on Thursday, June 15, 2017, in the confines of the 44th Precinct, as follows:

Arrested:

  • Gomez, Brad
  • 28-year-old male
  • 740 Gerard Avenue, Apt B4
  • Bronx, New York

 Charge:

  • Assault

 ****Update 6/16/2017****

 Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following individual has been arrested and charged:

  •  Henriquez, Jestyfer
  • 25-year-old male
  • 712 Walton Avenue
  • Bronx, NY

 Charge:

  • Assault

  The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached video and photographs in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 44 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Monday May 29, 2017, at approximately 4:44 a.m. inside of 109 East 161 Street (Stadium Gourmet Deli), the two individuals threw avocados and bananas at the 21 year-old male employee following a dispute over a food order. The victim suffered a laceration and fractures to his face as well as a broken jaw. He was removed to Lincoln Hospital in serious but stable. The two individuals fled inside a dark colored sedan in an unknown direction.

  • The first individual is a male, Hispanic, 25 to 30 years old, 5’7″ to 5’10”, 170 to 190lbs.
  • Last seen wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans and multi-colored sneakers.
  • The second individual is a male, black, 25 to 30 years old, 5’7″ to 5’10”, 170 to 190lbs.
  • Last seen wearing a white t-shirt, a blue vest, blue jeans and blue and white 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.