Man robbed in Bronx subway station by man with knife, police say

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Friday, April 29, 2016

BRONX, New York (WABC) -- Police are looking for a man in connection with an armed robbery at a Bronx subway station.

Around midnight March 19, a man was the southbound D subway platform at East Tremont Avenue.

He was approached by a man who threatened him with a knife and demanded cash. The victim gave him money and the individual then fled.

There were no injuries as a result of this incident.

The individual is described as Hispanic, about 25, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 170 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black hoodie sweater, black sweatpants, white sneakers and carrying a black book bag.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).