The victim complied and showed the suspect where she had her money, and fled with $500, police said.
The NYPD has asked the public for help in tracking down a suspect wanted in connection with an assault that took place in the Bronx.
Francis Abankwa, a bus driver for the past eight years, is accused of rendezvousing with a man who had just been caught hours earlier with a suitcase full of heroin.
The Grand Concourse is the second of 25 planned arterial slow zones being put in place throughout the city in an effort to reduce traffic fatalities.
Police on Monday were searching for a man who exposed himself to a 10-year-old girl in the Bronx back in late February.
Residents and subway riders are having quite a tough time trying to traverse a walkway along the Grand Concourse at 175th Street in Tremont.
Police on Monday were asking the public to help find a suspect in two broad-daylight burglaries in the Bronx.
It happened Saturday on the Grand Concourse.
Police on Tuesday were asking for the public to help them find a man who attacked a woman as she rode an MTA bus with her children in the Bronx last month.
Officers stopped the teen and three others after they saw the group go inside the Grand Concourse and East Fordham Road entrance on the D-line without paying the fare around 3:30 p.m. Thursday, police said.
One of three people women struck by a vehicle in the Bronx Friday has died.
Police Sunday were searching for a man who attacked a woman and grabbed her pocketbook in the vestibule of a bank in the Bronx.
The suspect took a picture of himself exhaling smoke on the victim’s cellphone. The woman had her phone set to automatically post pictures to her Facebook page.
Police Monday were asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman who was found in front of a residential building in the South Bronx.
A man was struck and critically injured Saturday in a hit-and-run accident the Fordham Heights section of the Bronx.