The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photos in regards to a menacing that occurred within the confines of the 73 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to the police that on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 8:45 a.m. in the vicinity of Ralph Avenue and Bergen Street an on-duty 36 year old male MTA bus driver was approached by an unknown male who was attempting to board the B47 bus while displaying a knife. The bus driver refused to allow the individual to board the bus for fear to his safety and drove away. No injuries were reported as a result of this incident.
The individual is:
- A male, Black, in his 40’s, 6’2″ tall and 175 lbs
- Last seen wearing a black baseball cap, tan jacket, with yellow pants and white 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.