WANTED: Assault (Brooklyn)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photo in regards to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 67th Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Friday, March 17, 2017 at 10:00 p.m. the victim, a 30-year-old male and the individual engaged in a verbal dispute in the rear of 1844 Nostrand Avenue. The individual followed the victim to the corner of East 31 Street and Avenue D, brandished a firearm and shot the victim multiple times in the left leg. The individual fled the location in an unknown direction and the victim was remove to Kings County Hospital for his injuries.

The individual is a:

  • Male, black approximately 25-30 years if age, slender built dark complexion, brown eyes, close cut hair,
  • Last seen wearing black jacket, blue jeans, and eye glasses.

 Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS 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 texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.