The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects wanted for assault with a firearm within the confines of the 69th Precinct. Details are as follows:
On Friday, December 18, 2015 at 9:38 pm on East 96 Street between Avenue N and Seaview Avenue, two unknown and armed suspects fired upon a vehicle in which two victims, a 25-year-old male and a 23-year-old female, were seated. The male victim suffered a graze wound to his forehead and a gunshot wound to his right arm. He was transported to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition. The female victim suffered a gunshot wound to her head. She was transported to Brookdale Hospital in critical condition. The suspects fled on foot in unknown direction.
One of the suspects is clearly seen. The second suspect, who also fired upon the victims in the vehicle, is seen walking on the opposite of the street.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are kept strictly confidential.