The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male depicted in the attached photo for an assault that occurred within the 40th Precinct in Bronx.

Help Identify An Assault Suspect

The details are as follows.

It was reported to the police that on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 0433 hours a 20 year-old male was in the rear of 346 East 156 Street where he was approached by 1 male who discharged a firearm grazing the victim in the head.

The victim was removed to Lincoln Hospital by EMS.

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 Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

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