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Assault suspects in the 40th precinct.

40th Precinct

Sunday, September 15 at 11:00 p.m. – Seven individuals approached a 52-year old victim by of 536 E. 149th Street, threw him to the ground and proceeded to stab him multiple times about his body before fleeing the location.

EMS also responded to the location and transported the victim to an area hospital in stable condition.

44th Precinct

Friday, August 30 at 8:25 p.m. – Two individuals approached at 30-year-old male victim in the vicinity of W. 174th Street and Selwyn Avenue and displayed a firearm. One individual proceeded to point the firearm at the victim, prompting the victim to attempted to gain control of the weapon and resist. A shot was fired during the scuffle, striking the victim in the right knee. EMS responded and transported the victim to an area hospital in stable condition. The individuals are described as both male, black, one wearing a black Nike sweatshirt and one wearing Adidas pants.

Monday, August 26 at 12:59 a.m. – An unknown individual entered a Metro PCS store at 1343 Ogden Avenue through the front door and removed 6 cellular phones and electronic equipment with a total worth of $1,800 inside of, before fleeing to an unknown location.

The individual is described as a male Hispanic, 18 to 25-years-old, medium complexion, thin build with short dark hair. He was last seen wearing a white baseball cap, white sneakers and a black Air Jordan tracksuit.

46th Precinct

Sunday, September 15 at 9:40 p.m. – A 34-year-old male victim was approached by two unidentified individuals leaving subway station at Grand Concourse and East 182 Street. One of the individuals demanded cash and displayed a firearm and removed the victim’s gold chain when he didn’t comply. Both individuals fled and are described as a male, black, roughly 100 lbs. and was last seen wearing black pants and a black shirt, the other was described as a Hispanic man.

Assault suspect in the 44th Precinct.

Friday, September 13 at 5:08 p.m. – Police responded to a 911 call of a foul smell emanating from apartment at 2323 Creston Avenue . Upon entry they discovered a man who was unconscious and unresponsive with his ankles bound to his waist. The male also had slash marks on his wrists and torso. EMS responded and pronounced the man dead on the scene. A 37-year-old man, Charles Votaw who lived in apartment 11A of the building was charged with assault 2, concealment of a human corpse and tampering with physical evidence.

Wednesday, September 11, at 7:25 p.m. – A 42-year-old male victim was approached by two unidentified individuals who forcibly removed his necklace in front of 66 E. Burnside Avenue. The victim suffered laceration to his right arm and refused medical attention. The unidentified individuals described a two black menin their late teens to early twenties.

48th Precinct

Monday, September 2, 2019 at approximately 7:10 a.m. – An unidentified individual entered the location and approached a 22-year-old man victim behind the counter inside of Ali and Son Candy Grocery located at 738 E. 182nd Street. The individual displayed a firearm and forcibly removed an undetermined amount of currency. The unidentified male fled the location on foot northbound on East 182nd Street and Clinton Avenue. There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The individual is described as male black, approximately 18 to 23 years of age, 6’0” and 170 lbs.

He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a white design affixed to the front of it and black pants.

Robbery suspects in the 46th Precicnt.

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