WANTED: Grand Larceny (Manhattan)

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to a grand larceny within the confines of the 1st Precinct.  Details are as follows:

It has been reported to police that on Friday, July 14, 2017 at approximately 9:30 a.m. in the Chambers Street subway station, an unknown male did approach a 23 year old female standing on the northbound #2 platform, from behind and removed a wallet from her purse and proceeded to exit the station at West Broadway and Chambers Street.

The suspect is described as a:

  •  Male, White, in his teens, approximately 5’7″, thin build. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, blue jeans, sneakers and a backpack.

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.