Police Blotter

The NYPD seeks to identify this woman relating to an attempted bank robbery in the 49th Precinct.
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43rd Precinct

Thursday, February 21 at 12:15 p.m. — The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying males in connection with a robbery incident. A group of men assaulted a 39-year-old man inside of his apartment in the vicinity of Powell and Pugsley avenues. They fled the scene with the victim’s cell phone. Anyone with information should reach out to police.

45th Precinct

Sunday, March 17 at 7:30 p.m. — The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two individuals wanted in connection to a robbery. A 21-year-old victim was inside of a grocery store at 1400 Castle Hill Avenue when he was approached by two unidentified men who threatened to shoot him unless he gave them his backpack. The victim handed over his backpack and the unidentified men fled in an unknown direction. No injuries were reported. One of the individuals is described as a black man who is approximately 5’10” tall and in his mid-twenties. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue sweatpants and blue sneakers. The second individual is also a black man who is about the same age and weight as the first individual. The second man was last seen wearing a blue hooded jacket with imitation fur around the hood, a black tee shirt, grey sweatpants and white sneakers (see photo).

Anyone with information regarding 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 CrimeStoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

46th Precinct

Tuesday, March 19 at 4:45 p.m. — The NYPD is asking the public’s help in identifying two individuals regarding a robbery that took place inside of an apartment building in the vicinity University Avenue and Featherbed Lane. A 12-year-old male victim was walking into his building when two unidentified individuals approached him from behind and pinned him against a wall. The individuals then forcibly removed the victims iPhone 6 Plus before fleeing on foot, towards East 175th Street and Montgomery Avenue. There were no injuries as a result of the incident. One of the individuals is a Hispanic man who is between 20- to 30-years-old who was last seen wearing a red-hooded sweatshirt, army pants and black sneakers. Another of the individuals 20- to 30-years-old and a male black that was last seen wearing a black jacket, blue jeans and gray sneakers.

Anyone with information in regard 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 CrimeStoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

This individual is wanted in connection with a robbery at 1400 Castle Hill Avenue.
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49th Precinct

Monday, March 11 at 5 p.m. — The NYPDis asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an individual in connection to an attempted grand larceny incident. Inside of a Chase Bank location at 2126 White Plains Road, an unidentified individual presented a fake identification to make a withdrawal from an account that belonged to a 65-year-old senior citizen. When she was confronted by the teller, she left the location and fled in an unknown direction. She is described as a female black who is in her forties (see photo).

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 CrimeStoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls and communications are strictly confidential.

Wednesday, March 13 at 3:30 p.m. — The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man wanted for questioning in connection to a public lewdness incident. The person in question exposed himself while inside of MV Laundromat at 2131 Holland Avenue. He is wanted for questioning and is described as a male, Black, approximately six feet tall, 20 to 30-years-old and between 140 and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing an Adidas track suit and sandals (see photo).

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of this male 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 CrimeStoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com. All calls are strictly confidential.

The NYPD is seeking the public’s help in identifying this man wanted for questioning in a public lewdness complaint.
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