WANTED: Assault (Brooklyn)


The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying two individuals depicted in the attached surveillance video who are wanted for questioning in connection to a non-fatal shooting which occurred within the confines of the 79th Precinct.  Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Friday, January 27, 2017 at approximately 7:00 p.m. in the vicinity of Willoughby Avenue and Marcus Garvey Boulevard, two unidentified individuals approached a 34-year-old male, at which time, one of the males discharged a firearm striking the victim in the leg. The victim was removed to Kings County Hospital in stable condition.

  •  Individuals are described as two male blacks.

 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.