The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the male depicted in the attached surveillance photo wanted for questioning in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Friday, November 29, 2019, at approximately 1410 hours, in front of 818 E. 166th Street, a 25-year-old male was standing outside that location when an unidentified male with a firearm exited a white BMW, ran towards the victim and fired several rounds striking the victim once in the chest. The male reentered the vehicle and fled in unknown direction.

The victim was transported to NYC Health & Hospitals in serious but stable condition.

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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