The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photos in connection to an assault (non-fatal shooting) that occurred within the confines of the 46 Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 0535 hours, in front of the Fashion Hair Unisex Barbershop located at 1757 Jerome Avenue, two unknown individuals tried to gain access to a private party at the location. The individuals were denied entrance and a verbal argument ensued, at which time one individual brandished a silver firearm and began shooting inside the barber shop. The individual handed the firearm to individual #2, who also fired shots into the barber shop before fleeing on a yellow dirt bike with the number #63 on the front, heading southbound on Jerome Avenue.
EMS responded to the scene and transported a 26-year-old male victim with a single gunshot wound to his arm to Bronx Lebanon Hospital, where he has since been treated and released.
The individuals are described as follows:
Individual #1: adult male, Hispanic, medium build, beard and short close cut black hair. He was last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, white t-shirt, dark-blue jeans and grey and red sneakers.
Individual #2: adult male, Hispanic, medium complexion, medium build with a goatee. He was last seen wearing a dark grey hooded jacket, dark blue jeans with black and grey sneakers.
Individual #3: adult male, Hispanic, medium complexion, slim build with tattoos on both arms. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt with red coloring on the front, black jeans and black sneakers. He was observed holding a yellow dirt bike.
Surveillance photogrpahs of the suspects are attached and available at DCPI.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (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.