WANTED: Assault (Queens)

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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a vehicle or its unknown male operator, who is sought in connection with a non-fatal shooting within the confines of the 105th Precinct (Queens). Details are as follows:

On Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 3:50 pm in front of 218-44 140 Avenue, a unknown male driving a dark gray Mercedes-Benz 4-door sedan with dark rims approached a 19-year-old male victim in the street and shot him twice. The victim suffered gunshot wounds to his upper torso and left wrist and was transported to Jamaica Hospital in stable condition. The unknown male fled in the Mercedes-Benz westbound on 140 Avenue.

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.