The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photo wanted for questioning in connection to an assault that occurred within confines of the 40th Precinct/Transit District 11. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. aboard of the southbound number “4” train, at 149th Street Grand Concourse subway station, a 29-year-old male victim was involved in verbal dispute with an unidentified male. The male produced a switch blade and proceeded to stab the victim. The victim suffered injuries to his neck, chest and back. Both the victim and the male exited the train station where the victim took himself to Lincoln hospital. The male fled the station in unknown direction.
The unidentified individual is described as:
- A male Black, approximately 30-40 years old
- Last seen wearing a plaid shirt, and a dark colored jacket
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.