WANTED: Robbery (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 42 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 6:15 p.m. the victim, a 13-year old male was approached by three individuals in front of 3545 3 Avenue, one of the individuals displayed a knife and demanded the victim’s cellphone. The victim refused and two individuals help down the victim, while another individual went into his pants pocket and removed his cellphone. The individuals fled the location northbound on 3 Avenue.

 Individual 1:

  • Male, black, dark complexion, 11-13 years of age.
  • Last seen wearing a bandana, dark colored sweatpants, and sneakers.

 Individual 2:

  • Male, black dark complexion, 11-13 years of age.
  • Last seen wearing a dark colored hoodie, light colored jeans, dark colored sneakers.

Individual 3:

  • Male, black dark complexion, 11-13 years.
  • Last seen wearing a dark colored hoodie, dark colored shirt, jeans and sneakers.

 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.