The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified individual, seen in the attached photograph, who is sought in connection with an assault, which occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Sunday, June 20, 2021 at approximately 0050 hours, a 42-year-old male victim was walking at the corner of St. Paul’s and 3rd Avenue, when an unidentified male individual approached the victim and shot him once in the face. The individual then fled on foot to parts unknown.

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

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

Individual is described as a medium-skinned adult male, with a medium build, black short hair and last seen wearing a white t-shirt with the word “Original” in front of it, light colored jeans, and white sneakers.

A surveillance photograph of the suspect 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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