The NYPD is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following individual wanted in connection to robbery which occurred within the confines of the 79 precinct. The circumstances are as follows:
On Monday, September 5, 2011 at approximately 0330 hours in the vicinity of Myrtle and Throop Ave's, a M/H/24 was approached by a perpetrator who threatened the victim with a simulated firearm. The suspect removed the victim's cell phone by force and asked the victim about his sexual orientation. The suspect then berated the victim with anti-gay epithets. The suspect then fled the location with the victims property and the victim was taken to Woodhull Hospital in stable condition.
The suspect has been identified as Julius Wright, M/B/21, also known as "Stinky". He is 6'1", 170lbs with a tattoo on his left forearm that spells "Slim". He was last seen wearing dark clothing.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website atWWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.