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

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday March 12, 2021, at approximately 1736 hours, at Magenta Playground (Olinville Avenue and Rosewood Street), an individual discharged several rounds from a firearm into a crowd inside of the playground.

The individual fled southbound on Olinville Road on a scooter operated by a second individual.

The gunfire caused damage to 3 parked and unoccupied vehicles.

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

The first individual is described as a male who wore a black mask, a gray hooded sweater, blue jeans and white sneakers.

The second individual is described as a male who wore a black mask, a yellow hooded sweater, blue jeans and white sneakers.

Surveillance video clip and photographs of the suspects 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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