On Sunday November 15th at 8:13 p.m. New Rochelle Police Officers responded to the vicinity of 31 Washington Avenue on a report of a robbery at gun point. The victim, a 27-year-old Male, told Officers that the suspect had brandished a hand gun, possibly a 9mm and stole a PlayStation 5 from him, struck him with the butt of the gun causing facial bruising and pain, then fled on foot towards Division Street. The victim and suspect had met at the incident location, where the Victim was to sell a PS5 (Game Console) to the suspect. They had communicated via an app called “Offerup”
The suspect was described as follows: Male Black, 6’2” in height, heavy set and wearing an all black track suit, Louis Vuitton messenger bag and Adidas sneakers.
Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call New Rochelle Police at 914-654-2300.