The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a robbery and an assault, which occurred in transit, within the confines of the MTS Precinct / Transit District 1 in Manhattan.
The following has been reported to police.
On Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at approximately 1746 hours, on a northbound E train, a 67-year-old female was sitting on a train, when she engaged in a verbal dispute with two (2) individuals.
The victim then displayed a cellphone to record the individuals.
Individual #1 forcibly removed the victim’s cellphone, while individual #2 punched her multiple times in the head.
The individuals then exited the train and fled outside the subway station.
Surveillance video clip and photographs of the suspects are attached and available at DCPI.
Anyone with information related 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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.