WANTED: Assault (Brooklyn)


The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached video and photograph in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 79 Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Sunday August 7, 2016, at approximately 3:35 a.m. in front of 306 Marcus Garvey Boulevard, the suspect fired several shots at the 3 victims. A 26 year-old male was shot once in the neck, a 17 year-old female was shot in the left ear and a 24 year-old male was shot once in the leg; all three were taken to area hospitals in critical but stable condition. The suspect fled southbound on Marcus Garvey Boulevard.

  •  The individual is a male black; last seen wearing a white long sleeve shirt, dark colored pants and white sneakers.

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. 

2248-16 79 Pct Assault 8-7-16 photo