WANTED: Assault (Queens)

 

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The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following two (2) individuals in connection to an assault within the confines of the 110 Precinct. The circumstances are as follows:

 It has been reported to police that on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at approximately 2:25 p.m. the two male Hispanic individuals approached the 37 year-old male victim in front of Dunkin Donuts, located at 89-22 Roosevelt Avenue and engaged him in conversation.  One of the individuals then proceeded to produce a firearm from his waistband and discharged at least one shot at the victim before fleeing northbound on 89 Street on foot.  The victim sustained graze wounds on his forehead and under his right eye but was not transported to the hospital.

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.

 All calls are strictly confidential.