The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who is wanted regarding a rape and a robbery, that occurred within the confines of the 49th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Monday, May 09, 2022, at approximately 2200 hours, an unidentified male followed a 40-year-old female victim into a residential building in the vicinity of Bolton Street and Lydig Avenue.

The unidentified male followed the victim into an elevator and proceeded to rape her at knifepoint inside of the elevator and forcibly removed $112 dollars.

The victim was transported to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi.

Surveillance video clip and photographs 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.