WANTED: Assault (Bronx)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the individual depicted in the attached video in connection to an assault (non-fatal shooting) incident that occurred within the confines of the 46 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 3:50 p.m. an unidentified male was standing in front of 124 East 183 Street, where he was observed shooting into a taxi on the opposite side of the street striking both passengers inside the vehicle. The passengers, a 21 year-old female and a 23 year old male were both sustained gunshot wounds to the torso.  The individual then fired at a third person, a 28 year-old male victim who was inside 124 East 183 Street, and fled to direction unknown. The victims were removed to area hospitals in stable condition.

He is described as a:

  • Male black 30 to 40 years old, 5’7″ to 5’9″, 180lbs. 
  • Last seen wearing a green jacket, gray pants and black 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.