The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photos wanted for questioning in connection to an assault that occurred within the confines of the 114th Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to the police that on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at approximately 9:50 a.m. two unidentified male individuals entered a residential building in the vicinity of 24th Street and 21st Avenue and knocked on the door of a 53-year-old male victim. One of the males stated he was a UPS delivery person delivering package and when victim opened the door, a struggled ensued resulting in the victim being shot in the buttocks. The victim was removed to Elmhurst General Hospital in stable condition and the males fled northbound on 24th Street in a blue Audi.
Individual #1 is a:
- Male Black
- Last seen wearing a dark jacket, dark pants, black and white Nike sneakers and black hat
Individual #2 is a:
- Male Hispanic
- Last seen wearing a gray and black jacket, black pants, black winter hat and latex gloves
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.
All calls are kept strictly confidential.