The NYPD are seeking the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of an armed criminal who brought one partygoer’s experience to an abrupt end after shooting the 27-year-old reveler in the right groin area as he exited the gathering.
The incident occurred in the vicinity of Colgate Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard on March 4 at approximately 4:00 a.m., authorities report.
NYPD footage shows a crowded scene of cars and people before an unidentified man steps out of an unidentified vehicle, discharging multiple non-fatal shots before fleeing southbound on foot along Colgate Avenue.
EMS were reportedly not called and the victim was transported by private means to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln where his condition was described as stable.
Anyone with information in regard 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 on Twitter @NYPDTips.
All calls are strictly confidential.