The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals and vehicle, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who are wanted in connection to a reckless endangerment incident, which occurred within the confines of the 47th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at approximately 2257 hours, in the rear of 4139 Laconia Avenue, two unidentified individuals were inside a black BMW with PA plates, when one of the individuals exited the vehicle and fired several gunshots into a parking lot and then fled west on E. 23rd Street.

There were no injuries reported as a result of the shooting.

Individual #1 is described as a dark-skinned Black adult male, thin build and last seen wearing a black jacket, orange hoodie sweater, orange sweatpants, black sneakers, eyeglasses and possibly the shooter.  

Individual #2 is described as a dark-skinned Black adult male, thin build, black short hair and last seen wearing a black and white hoodie sweater, gray sweatpants and black sneakers.

Surveillance video clip and photograph(s) of the suspect(s)’ vehicle are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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