The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the following individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, who is wanted in connection to an assault, that occurred within the confines of the 47th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Thursday, October 15, 2020, at approximately 0230 hours, in front of a residential building, located in the vicinity of Magenta Street and White Plains Road, a 25-year-old male victim was approached by an unknown individual, and the two engaged in a verbal dispute, which escalated into a physical encounter.

The individual displayed a black 9 mm firearm and shot the victim in the torso, before fleeing the scene on foot in an unknown direction.

EMS responded to the location and transported the victim to NYC Health + Hospitals / Jacobi, where he is listed in stable condition.

The individual is described as a male, Black, large build, with a full beard.

He was last seen wearing a blue NY Yankees baseball cap, a dark colored hooded jacket and blue jeans.

Surveillance photographs of the suspect 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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