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 a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 83rd Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at approximately 5:00 p.m. in the vicinity of Irving Avenue and Jefferson Street, two unidentified males knocked on a door, pushed their way in and demanded money from the four occupants of the residence. During the course of the robbery, one of the victims in the residence was shot in the face causing a serious but non-life threatening injury. The two individuals removed approximately $100 from the apartment and fled the location on foot in an unknown direction. The victim of the gunshot wound was removed by EMS to Elmhurst hospital in serious but stable condition. No other injuries were reported as a result of this incident. Pursuant to the investigation, one of the two individuals has been arrested and charged. The second individual is described as follows:
- Male Black, last seen wearing a long sleeve hoodie and dark pants.
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.