Police released a surveillance photo of the suspect fleeing on East 60 Street. He is wanted in connection with a robbery on Friday. (Image: DCPI)
By Geoffrey Croft
The New York City Police Department is asking the public's assistance identifying the suspect wanted for robbery within the confines of the Central Park Precinct.
On Friday, April 10, 2015, at 11:50am, the victim, a 17-year-old male, was walking inside Central Park, in the vicinity of 60 Street and the East Drive when the suspects approached him and demanded his money. The victim complied and the suspect fled with an undetermined amount of money. There were no reported injuries.
The suspect is a black male in his fifties, 5'10" tall, weighing 220 pounds.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website atWWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.