Wanted: Robbery (Bronx)

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 a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 42 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Sunday October 8, 2017, at approximately 12:00 a.m. in front of 930 East 173 Street, the first individual punched the 33-year-old female victim in the face and then shoved her into a metal gate. During the altercation the victim’s cell phone fell to the ground where the second individual picked it up. Both individuals then fled the scene in an unknown direction. The victim suffered bruising and scratches to her face and head and was treated at an area hospital.

The first individual is a:

  •  Male Hispanic; last seen wearing a black and white baseball cap, a black shirt, green pants and black sneakers.

 The second individual is a:

  •  Female black, last seen wearing dark colored clothing.

 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.