The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male, seen in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is sought in connection with a grand larceny, which occurred in Transit within the confines of the 75th Precinct / Transit District 33 in Brooklyn.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 0150 hours inside of the Van Siclen Avenue Station, the victim, a 51-year-old male, was waiting on the platform for an A Train when an unidentified male snatched his wallet from his back pocket.

The unidentified male fled on foot topside.

The wallet contained $300, ID and bank cards.

A surveillance video clip and a photograph of the suspect are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.