Thursday, February 28 at 1:35 p.m. -- Cops responded to a call of an unconscious person in the vicinity of 910 E. 132 Street. Upon arrival, officers located an unidentified man lying unresponsive and unresponsive at the waterline. EMS responded and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing as of press time. The NYC Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.
Wednesday, February 27 at 7:22 p.m. -- The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified man who is sought in connection with a forcible touching incident. Please see a picture of the person on this page.
A 19-year-old woman was walking near East 163rd Street and 3rd Avenue when the unidentified man approached her from behind and grabbed her buttocks. The unidentified man fled on foot. He is described as a black man, who is 5’6” and 200 pounds.
Tuesday, March 5 at 11:25 a.m. -- The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying an individual wanted in connection to a grand larceny. A male Hispanic approached a 53 year-old victim from behind inside Deli Grill, 789 East 163 Street, and took his Samsung cellphone from his rear pocket. Afterwards, he fled the location. The individual is described as being between 42-years-old and 45-years-old and about 5’10” to 5’11” tall. 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 Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com. They can submit information on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.
Tuesday, February 26 at 8:30 p.m. -- The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following four men wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery. The four unidentified men approached a 39-year-old man in front of 218 E. 170th Street. He was punched around his head and body, knocking him to the ground. The four men took the victim’s cell phone, wallet containing $280 and a necklace before fleeing. The victim sustained minor injuries and refused medical attention. Pictures can be found on this page of two of the individuals police want to question. The four individuals are described as black men with dark complexions who are between 18 and 20. They were last seen wearing all dark clothing. Anyone with information in regard to the identities of these males 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
Thursday, February 15 at 8:40 p.m.-- Police are looking for two individuals wanted in connection with a pair of robberies that occurred within an hour of one another. The first incident occurred near Kingsbridge Road and West 231st Street. Two men approached a 42-year-old male victim with a knife and took his wallet before fleeing. The second incident occurred an hour later, at 9:40 p.m., in front of 3070 Albany Crescent. The two men approached a 59-year-old man, displayed a gun and took approximately $1,000 from the victim before fleeing the location (see photos). Both are Hispanic men between 17-years-old and 25-years-old. One was last seen wearing a black hat with a marijuana leaf embroidered on the front, black hooded jacket and dark jeans. The second was wearing a black hooded jacket and dark pants.
Posted 12:00 am, March 16, 2019