Police are on the lookout for a suspect involved in a shooting incident that took place on Saturday, March 11, at approximately 9:30 p.m.
According to police, an unidentified male approached a 50-year-old male victim in the vicinity of Brookhaven Avenue and Beach 25th Street. The unidentified man shot the victim in his left leg and fled the location on foot. The victim was removed to an area hospital in stable condition to be treated for his injuries.
The suspect (in photo, left) is described as an adult Black male, 20-30 years old, approximately 5 feet, 5 inches, 180 pounds, last seen wearing a T-shirt with the number twelve “12” on the back, black knit watch cap, dark hooded sweatshirt, blue parka with dark pants and dark shoes.
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.