The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the following individual depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to an assault that occurred within the 43rd Precinct (Bronx). The details are as follows:
On Thursday January 28, 2016 at 9:10 pm, in front of a grocery store located at 610 Castle Hill Avenue , within the confines of the 43 precinct, a 17-year-old male victim was involved in a verbal dispute an unknown male at which time the unknown individual brandish a firearm and shot the victim in the right shoulder. The male fled southbound on Castle Hill Avenue, EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to Jacobi Hospital were he is listed in stable condition.
The individual is described as:
- Male, black with short dark hair.
- Last seen wearing black pants, tan work boots and a blue hooded jacket.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.