Bullets were flying in Hunts Point last month when two shooters pumped lead into a 22-year-old.
According to the NYPD, on Oct. 18, at 1:05 p.m., two individuals with guns approached a 22-year-old man at the intersection of Hoe Avenue and Westchester Avenue and fired multiple rounds at him, putting one bullet in his left knee. EMS responded and transported him the victim to NYC Health and Hospitals/Lincoln in stable condition.
The first individual is described as a male with a dark complexion and approximately 16-25 years old; last seen wearing a black jacket, black pants and white/black sneakers.
The second individual is described as a male with a dark complexion and approximately 16-25 years old; last seen wearing a black jacket, black pants with a white stripe down the side, a black hat and red/black sneakers.
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 CrimeStoppers website at https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.