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Pizza delivery man robbed in the Bronx: police

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Posted at 11:08 PM, Jan 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-01 23:08:22-05

PARKCHESTER, the Bronx — A delivery man was robbed as he tried to approach his location in the Bronx, police said.

The incident took place on December 6 at 6:55 p.m. on East Tremont Avenue. An 18-year-old delivering food was approached by an individual who displayed a knife. The individual proceeded to remove the victim's cell phone, $136 in cash and the food before fleeing.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident 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.