NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD wants your help identifying a group of people who pushed their way into a Bronx apartment and slashed and robbed the people inside.
It happened at around 1:30 a.m. Monday at an apartment on Bainbridge Avenue and 193rd Street in the Fordham Manor section.READ MORE: CDC Announces New Mask Guidance For People Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
Surveillance video shows six people – two women and four men – climbing up the stairs to the apartment.READ MORE: Bronx Man Takes It Upon Himself To Clean Up NYC Park, But City Says Not So Fast
Police say they knocked on the door of the apartment and were answered by a 45-year-old man and 34-year-old woman. That’s when the group forced their way in, police said. Once inside, one of the suspects pulled out a gun and another a knife. Then they tied up the two victims with electrical tape, police said. The man was slashed on the head and neck.
The group then robbed the apartment, getting away with $22,000, jewelry and cell phones, police said. They took off northbound on Bainbridge Avenue.MORE NEWS: COVID 'Breakthroughs': CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez Explains Why Some Fully Vaccinated People Still Test Positive
Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.