WANTED: Robbery (Manhattan)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video wanted for questioning in regards to a robbery incident that occurred within the confines of the 34th Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 3:45 p.m. inside of 3716 10th Avenue, a 38 year old female victim was approached by an unidentified male individual in the elevator. While inside, the male proceeded to cover the victim’s mouth, forcibly removing here cell phone & cash before fleeing unknown direction.

He is described as a:

  • Male Hispanic
  • Approximately 50-55 years old
  • 5’7″, 180lbs and last seen wearing all black

 Anyone with information in regards to the above pattern 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.