WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

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 robbery that occurred within the confines of the 44 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at approximately 1:00 p.m. inside of 156 West 166 Street, the individual asked the 70 year-old female victim for money. When the victim declined to give her money, the individual followed the victim out to the street, punched her in the side of the head and took her cell phone and $20 cash. The individual fled the scene in an unknown direction.

 The individual is described as:

  •  A female black, 25 to 30 years old

Last seen wearing:

  •  A dark colored hooded sweater, a beige jacket, blue jeans and black sneakers.

 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.