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Police Identify Suspect In South Bronx Home Invasion, Robbery

Police Search For Mark Ochoa, 31, In July 31 Incident
Mark Ochoa

Mark Ochoa is wanted in a robbery that took place July 31 in the South Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help find a suspect in a home invasion and robbery in the South Bronx.

The robbery happened around 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31, police said. The suspect stormed into the victim’s home in the area of Jackson Avenue, flashed a gun, restrained the victim, and demanded property, police said.

No injuries were reported in the incident, police said. Police did not indicate what, if anything, the suspect took.

Police have identified the suspect in the robbery as Mark Ochoa, 31. A photo of Ochoa has been released.

Anyone with information on Ochoa’s whereabouts was asked to contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers Web site, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.

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