The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male in the attached photos wanted for questioning in connection for reckless endangerment within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 0625 hours, at the intersection of Wheeler Avenue and Westchester Avenue, an unidentified male fired a handgun. There were no injuries or property damage as a result of the incident. A subsequent investigation determined the shots fired followed a dispute between two groups (unknown nature) in the vicinity of Evergreen Avenue and Westchester Avenue.

The person wanted for questioning is described as a male, black, approximately 5’08”, 140 lbs. He was seen wearing a black waist jacket with a distinctive pattern, light blue jeans and black Nike sneakers.

Right photo depicts the unidentified male holding the firearm in his right hand. The distinctive jacket pattern is also shown.

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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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