Help Identify An Assault Duo

Published on January 02, 2021, 8:29 pm
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the individuals, depicted in the attached surveillance video clip, who are wanted for questioning in connection to an assault, that occurred within the confines of the 43rd Precinct in the Bronx.

The following was reported to police.

On Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at approximately 1310 hours, a 20-year-old male victim was walking in front of 1720 Watson Avenue (Sotomayor Houses), when he heard multiple gun shots and fled on foot into 1040 Soundview Avenue.

The victim then felt pain and discovered he was shot once in the left calf.

The victim was removed to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi in stable condition.

There were no other injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The individuals are described as two males and were last seen wearing all black clothing and black face masks. 

A surveillance video clip of the suspects is 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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