NYPD hunting for suspect in violent South Bronx mugging

Andrew Weber
October 16, 2019 - 1:05 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – The NYPD released surveillance footage Tuesday of a suspect wanted in a violent South Bronx mugging.

The incident happened on Sept. 29 at about 4:36 a.m. in front of 602 Courtlandt Ave.

A 27-year-old man was walking home when he was approached by an unidentified man with a sharp object.

The assailant then stabbed the victim several times in the torso and took the victim’s wallet.

He fled the scene with four other men with $800 and multiple bank cards.

The victim was taken to NYC Health & Hospitals/Lincoln in stable condition.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of this male is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477)

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