Deli worker kicked and punched in the Bronx

MORRIS PARK, the Bronx — Police are asking the public's help identifying an individual who allegedly assaulting a deli worker.

Police said the individual walked into Grab and Go Deli, located at 1790 Eastchester Rd. in the Bronx shortly after 2 p.m. on Monday. He allegedly took two cans of iced tea and walked out of the store without paying.

A deli worker followed the individual outside and confronted him. The individual punched and kicked the worker before fleeing the scene.

The individual was last seen wearing a black shirt and black pants.

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