The New York Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, driving the vehicle, depicted in the attached surveillance photograph and video clip, who is wanted in connection to an assault, which occurred within the confines of the 48th Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

On Monday, November 08, 2021, at approximately 1440 hours, a 17-year-old male victim was crossing the street at the corner of Bathgate Avenue and E. Fordham Road, when an unidentified individual inside a blue Dodge Durango did fire 1 round towards the victim, striking him in the left leg after a verbal dispute. The individual then fled eastbound on E. Fordham Road to parts unknown.

The victim was removed to Jacobi Hospital in stable condition.

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

The vehicle is described as a blue Dodge Durango.

Surveillance video clip and photograph(s) of the suspect(s)’ vehicle 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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