The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the two unidentified males, who are seen in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who are sought in connection with an assault (non-fatal shooting), which took place within the confines of the 52nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Monday, October 19, 2020, at 0705 hours, inside of Mixtec, a restaurant, located at 2345 Jerome Avenue, Unidentified Male #1 and Unidentified Male #2 entered, Unidentified Male #1 produced a handgun and discharged it, striking the victim, a 30-year-old male, one time in his left arm and one time in his left leg.

Unidentified Male #1 and Unidentified Male #2 fled.

The victim was transported by EMS to St. Barnabas in stable condition.

A surveillance video clip and a photograph 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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