The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph in connection to two assaults that occurred within the confines of the 40 Precinct in Bronx.

The details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Saturday January 11, 2020, at approximately 0245 hours, at 401 E. 136 Street, the individual fired several shots that struck a 20-year-old male in the stomach and an 18-year-old male in his left foot. The individual fled the scene on foot southbound on Willis Avenue.

EMS removed both victims to area hospitals in stable condition.

The individual is described as a male, black with white earphones; last seen wearing a dark colored baseball cap, a blue hooded jacket, black pants and black boots.

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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