Teenage son of Deputy Commissioner John Miller robbed in broad daylight in Central Park

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Photos courtesy of the NYPD

Cops are looking for a crook who reportedly robbed the teenage son of NYPD Deputy Commissioner John Miller on Monday.

According to police, at 1:45 p.m. on Aug. 10 an unknown man was riding a Citibike in Central Park when he approached the 13-year-old boy as he was walking. The suspect demanded the victim’s wallet and cellphone.

The suspect took off with the victim’s iPhone XS Max and his wallet, which had $100 in cash, and fled on 92nd Street. The victim was not injured as a result of the incident.

Multiple reports indicate that the victim is the son of John Miller is the Deputy Commissioner of Intelligence & Counterterrorism of the NYPD, however the NYPD did not confirm this detail.

The NYPD released photos and video of the suspect taken from nearby surveillance footage:


The suspect is described as a man between the ages of 18 and 20 years old with a dark complexion and a thin build, brown eyes and black hair in braids. He was last seen wearing a white sleeveless top, black pants and black sneakers. 

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.