WAKEFIELD, Bronx – Police are asking for help in identifying two people who allegedly robbed a Bronx home.
The incident occurred on Sept. 27 when two individuals broke into a residential building in Wakefield and went into the basement apartment, police said.
Once they were inside, the suspected individuals tied up a 10-year-old boy by placing a belt around his neck and affixing it to a pipe, said police.
Police say the boy was home alone.
The individuals stole $8,000 worth of jewelry and fled.
The first individual is described as a man with a shaved head who was last seen wearing a red T-shirt and jeans.
The second individual is described as a man who was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and jeans.
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).