BROOKLYN The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance video regarding a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 63 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Saturday, June 15th, 2019 at 10:30 p.m. in rear of a residential building located in the vicinity of Strickland Avenue and Avenue V, a 56-year-old male victim was walking when an unknown individual step out from between two parked vehicles, displayed a knife and stated “Give me your money”. The unidentified individual threw the victim to the ground and repeatedly struck the victim in the face and forcibly removed his LG cell phone and wallet containing $130.00 before fleeing in an unknown direction. The victim sustained bruising to the face but refused medical attention.
The individual is described as the following: adult, male black, approximately 6’0″ tall, 185 Lbs. He was last seen wearing black pants, a black knit cap, a white t-shirt with a picture on the front, white sneakers and white gloves.
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.
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