The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying and locating the individuals and vehicles, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are sought in connection to a non-fatal shooting and stabbing, that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct in the Bronx.
Details are as follows.
On Saturday, February 27, 2021, at approximately 0300 hours, in front of 2511 3rd Avenue, multiple vehicles pulled up to the location and two unidentified individuals exited the vehicles, one brandishing a firearm and the other brandishing a cutting instrument.
The unidentified individual, armed with the firearm, discharged it multiple times, striking a 25-year-old male victim in the back and another 25-year-old male victim multiple times in the arm and torso.
The unidentified individual armed with the cutting instrument used it to stab a 30-year-old male victim 7 times about the torso.
Both individuals then fled the scene in separate vehicles, the individual armed with the firearm, fled in a red late model Honda Civic and the individual, armed with the cutting instrument, fled in a gray late model KIA Sorrento SUV, operated by an unidentified individual.
Both vehicles fled southbound on 3rd Avenue.
The 25-year-old male victim, who was shot in the back, and the 30-year-old male victim, who was stabbed about the body, were removed by EMS to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln.
The 25-year-old male victim, who was shot multiple times in the arm and torso, traveled by private means to Montefiore Hospital.
All three victims were listed in stable condition.
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 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.