The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle used in the commission of two shooting assaults in the confines of the 67 precinct (Brooklyn). Details are as follows:
On Friday, February 19, 2016 at approximately 11:42 a.m. hours in front of 499 East 94 Street a male exited the pictured vehicle and began discharging a firearm at a 30-year-old male victim striking him in his left ankle. The male then chased a 42-year-old male victim and shot him in his left hand as the driver of the vehicle also discharged a firearm. Both individuals then fled the scene in the vehicle. The 30-year-old victim was transported to Kings County Hospital in stable condition. The 42-year-old victim was transported to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition.
- The vehicle is a silver Mercedes Benz S550.
Anyone with information in regards 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 at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.