It was reported to police that between Thursday, February 17, 2022 and Sunday, February 20, 2022, between the hours of 1749 and 1910, an unidentified male individual did enter multiple commercial establishments such as Taco Bell, McDonald’s, Subway, Dunkin Donuts and Drug stores, within the confines of the 42nd, 44th, 46th, 48th and 49th Precincts in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
Once inside, the individual demanded cash from the cash registers and the employees, while simulating a firearm. The individual then fled in a green BMW to parts unknown. The male individual removed approximately $1,180 in cash and property.
There were no injuries reported as a result of these incidents.
The individual is described as an adult male, approximately 20-year-old, Black.
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 19-year-old male individual was arrested and charged in regard to the above-listed pattern.
983 E. 181st Street
Bronx, NY 10460
- robbery (5 counts)
The investigation remains ongoing.
All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
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.