The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the following unidentified individuals depicted in the attached video and photos who are wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 49 Precinct. The details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at approximately 1:20 p.m. in the vicinity of Van Nest Avenue and Van Buren Road, a 14 year-old male was walking down the street when he was approached by two unknown individuals who demand his property. The victim refused and begin to run. The two individuals chased the victim and caught up with him in front of 644 Morris Park Avenue. The two suspects displayed a knife and removed the victim’s watch and fled on foot in an unknown direction. The victim was not injured during the course of this incident. The victim’s watch had an approximate value of $300.00 USC.
- Suspect #1 is described as a male Hispanic, in his late teens, last seen wearing a black jacket and tan pants.
- Suspect #2 is described as a male Black last seen wearing all black.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS 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 texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.