WANTED: Criminal Mischief (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the photographs in connection to a criminal mischief incident that occurred within the confines of the 42 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at 4:00 p.m. an unknown individual entered 1665 Vyse Avenue and attempted to break into the postal mailboxes inside the lobby using a screwdriver and a hammer. The individual caused considerable damage to the mailboxes and then fled the location.

The individual is described as:

  • Male Black, approximately in his 20s, with a slim build, dark complexion.
  • Last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, gray sweatpants and black shoes.

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.