News

NYPD: Man Leaves Loaded Handgun In Hotel Lobby

The NYPD says this man left a loaded pistol in the lobby of the World Center Hotel on April 14, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

The NYPD says this man left a loaded pistol in the lobby of the World Center Hotel on April 14, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Do you recognize this man?

The New York Police Department says the man shown in the photograph is wanted for questioning.

On Sunday, the man walked into the lobby of the World Center Hotel on Washington Street in lower Manhattan at around 2 p.m. and pulled out a loaded pistol, police said. The man then put the loaded gun in the cushion of a chair and walked out, police said.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also text your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

You can also submit a tip by going to their website.