Police search for 3 men who invaded Bronx apartment

HUNTS POINT, Bronx –  Police are asking for assistance in identifying three men involved in a home invasion robbery in the Bronx.

On Sept. 23, three men allegedly entered an apartment building on Spofford Avenue and Tiffany Street and pushed their way into a residence on the third floor, police said.

One of the individuals grabbed and held a 21-year-old victim while the others searched the area, said police.

A 91-year-old female was also in the residence.

The three men fled the house empty handed, and there were no reported injuries.

The first individual is described as a black male with a dark complexion, 30-45 years old, and was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, white t-shirt, black long sleeve shirt, black jeans, and black sneakers.

The second individual is described as a black male with a dark complexion, 30-45 years old, and was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, gray shirt, blue jeans, and dark-colored shoes.

The third individual is described as a black male with a dark complexion, 30-45 years old, and was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, black t-shirt, red shorts and white sneakers.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).