THE BRONX — Two men are wanted for the robbery and assault of a third man in the Bronx, police said.
The incident took place on Monday at around 8:15 a.m. on the corner of Morris Avenue and East 151st Street. The two unidentified men shoved a 43-year-old man to the ground following a dispute. The men proceeded to kick the victim in the face and body while he was on the ground, leaving with his cell phone.
The men fled southbound on Morris Avenue. The victim sustained facial bruising but refused medical attention.
Anyone with information in regard to the identities of the males is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.