Girl, 13, robbed at gunpoint in the Bronx

The man in this surveillance photo robbed a 13-year-old girl's cell phone while displaying a gun. (NYPD)
The man in this surveillance photo approached a 13-year-old girl, displayed a gun and demanded her cell phone. Credit: NYPD

Police are searching for a man who robbed a 13-year-old girl at gunpoint in the Bronx last week.

The suspect approached the girl at approximately 3 p.m. on April 29 on Broadway, police said. He displayed a gun and demanded her cell phone. The victim complied and the suspect fled.

Cops released a surveillance photo of the suspect. He is described as a white male wearing dark clothing.

Anyone with information in regards to this robbery 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 or texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.


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