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Police Search For Bronx Shooting Suspects

Police released surveillance video of these two men wanted in connection with a shooting. (credit: NYPD)

Police released surveillance video of these two men wanted in connection with a shooting. (credit: NYPD)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police have released surveillance video as they search for two men wanted in connection with a non-fatal shooting.

According to police, a 23-year-old man standing outside 765 East 175th Street in the Bronx was shot in the leg on Thursday evening. A suspect approached around 10:30 p.m. and began shooting at him, striking the victim in the thigh, police said.

The victim was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital where he was listed in stable condition.

The first suspect has been identified by police as a black man wearing a white hooded sweatshirt, black jacket and blue jeans.

The second suspect, also caught on surveillance video, is identified as a black man wearing a blue jacket and blue jeans.

Anyone with information in regards to this shooting is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

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 confidential.

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