The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph and video wanted for questioning in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 47th Precinct in Bronx.
Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at approximately 2150 hours, in front of 740 East 225 Street, police received a call for a person shot at the location. Upon arrival, police discovered a 19-year-old male lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the back. EMS transported the victim to Jacobi hospital in serious but stable condition. Subsequent investigation, determined that an unidentified male was observed fleeing the incident location on East 225th Street.
The individual is described as a male Hispanic, in his twenties; last seen wearing all dark clothing.
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.