The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photograph in connection to a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 60 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Monday October 2, 2017, at approximately 8:30 p.m. in the vicinity of Harway Avenue and Bay 49 Street, the individual snatched the 24 year-old female victim’s cell phone from her hand and fled southbound on Harway Avenue.
The individual is described as a male black, 13 to 15 years old, 5’2″; last seen wearing a multi-colored shirt, light colored shorts, red sneakers and he had on a black 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.