On Sunday December 4, 2016, at approximately 2117 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a female shot in the vicinity of East 73 Street and Avenue L. Upon arrival, responding officers discovered a 25 year-old female unconscious and unresponsive with gunshot wounds to the head and torso inside of a vehicle. EMS also responded to the scene and pronounced her deceased. There are no arrests at this time and the investigation is ongoing.
25 year-old female
The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals and vehicle depicted in the attached video and photographs in connection to a homicide that occurred within the confines of the 63 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Sunday December 4, 2016, at approximately 2117 hours, in the vicinity of East 73 Street and Avenue L, an individual walked up to the 25 year-old female’s vehicle and fired multiple shots into the driver’s side window. The victim suffered gunshot wounds to her head and body and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The individual fled westbound on Avenue L inside of gold or tan colored 4 door sedan.
The two individuals are described as males with dark colored clothing. The vehicle is described as a gold or tan colored 4 door Hyundai Elantra.
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.