The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating the following individual wanted in connection with a Robbery that occurred within the confines of the Central Park Precinct. Details are as follows:
On Thursday, June 2, 2011 at approximately 1710 hours the victim, a M/H/39, was walking along the bridal path next to the reservoir at East 95 Street and East Drive when he was approached by four (4) M/Bs who struck him with a metal water bottle, knocked him to the ground and kicked him before stealing cash from his pocket. The suspects then fled south into the park. The victim was not injured.
Suspect #1, who grabbed the victim and threw him to the ground, is described as a M/B/17, approximately 6'1", medium build, with short hair and a light mustache, wearing a white T-shirt and shorts. The three other suspects are all described as M/B/14-17, wearing white T-shirts.
A sketch of suspect #1 is attached.
A 39-year-old man was robbed on the Bridal Path, next to the reservoir at East 95th Street and East Drive, just after 5 p.m. on Thursday, June 2nd. People released this artist's sketch of one of the alleged attackers. (Image courtesy - NYPD)
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.