Wednesday, August 3, 2011
NY - Gunman Fires Indiscriminately On East Harlem Street
EAST HARLEM, NY — Police are trying to find the young gunmen who brazenly strolled down a Harlem street firing a weapon repeatedly in the air.
The shooting occurred Saturday, July 23, around 4:15 a.m. in the vicinity of 160 E. 103rd St. The suspect -- described by police as a Hispanic male, 17-25 years old with two long braids -- can be seen on surveillance footage firing a handgun indiscriminately.
No injuries were reported, but police say he shot out two windows in the area.
He was last seen wearing a white T shirt, blue jean shorts, a light-blue fitted baseball cap and holding a gun.
Anyone with information in regards to this missing person is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). 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.