WANTED: Assault (Manhattan)

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual in connection to an assault within the confines of the 17 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It has been reported to police that on Friday, October 6, 2017 at approximately 2:05 a.m. the individual approached the 28 year-old male in front of Turtle Bay, located at 987 2 Avenue and broke a bottle over his head. The victim sustained several facial injuries and was transported via EMS to an area hospital.  The individual is described as follows:

  •  Male, black, dreadlocks, wearing a Yankee hat, blue jeans, and Timberland work boots.

 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.