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Caught on video: DSNY Cleaning crew assaulted in the Bronx

Posted at 11:33 PM, Jan 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-09 23:33:47-05

HIGHBRIDGE, the Bronx — A man is wanted for the assault of an on-duty DSNY employee in the Bronx last week, police said.

The incident occurred at around 2:18 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2 on Grant Highway. A cleaning crew was approached by an unidentified man, who then approached a supervisor and punched him in the head, before fleeing.

The victim refused medical attention.

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) 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, on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.