NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD wants you to identify suspects in a forcible theft attempt in the Bronx.
They targeted a grocer.
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According to police, it happened on April 14 at 3:25 p.m. on East 177th Street near Jerome Avenue.
Police say the two suspects, who rode their own scooter, cut off the delivery worker who also rode a scooter. The surveillance video shows one of the two in the middle of an intense fight on the street with the delivery worker. The two wrestle and finally land on the sidewalk. The other suspect then gets off the scooter and walks over, but pedestrians intervene in the attack.
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The two suspects drove off on their scooter and got away with the delivery worker on the cell phone. They drove east on 177th Street and then south on Walton Avenue.
The victim suffered some scratches but refused to receive medical treatment on site.
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Anyone with any information is encouraged to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish at 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip through their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are treated confidentially.