WANTED: Homicide (Brooklyn)

*****UPDATE 11/12/17 *****

 The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached video wanted for questioning in connection to the above homicide that occurred within the confines of the 75th Pct.

 Video is attached.

 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.


On November 1, 2017 at 6:34 p.m. police responded to a report of an assault at 545 Dumont Avenue (Unity Plaza Houses), within the confines of the 75th Precinct.  Upon arrival officers discovered a 25-year-old male with gunshot wounds to his torso and arm inside the lobby of 330 Hindsdale Street. EMS transported the victim to Brookdale Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. An investigation revealed that the victim was initially shot while in the lobby area of 545 Dumont Avenue. There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

  •  Escort, Dawud
  • 25 year-old male
  • 330 Hindsdale Street apt. 137
  • Brooklyn, NY