Police: Suspect Followed Woman Into Morris Heights Building

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are asking for the public’s health in tracking down a man who attempted to rob a woman in the Bronx last week.

A 32-year-old woman was entering her apartment building in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx around 6 a.m. Tuesday when the suspect followed her inside, displayed a silver handgun and demanded money, police said.

The suspect rooted through in the victim’s pockets but fled the scene empty-handed. The woman was not injured.

Police are looking for Reginal Davis, 31, who stands 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighs about 220 pounds.

Anyone with information about the alleged attempted robbery is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS or submit a tip online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.

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