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NYPD Seeks 4 Suspects In Harlem BB Gun Assault

Four suspects wanted in connection with an assault at a Harlem candy/grocery store. (Credit: NYPD)

Four suspects wanted in connection with an assault at a Harlem candy/grocery store. (Credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are asking for the public’s help in finding four people wanted in connection with an assault at a candy and grocery store in Harlem.

The incident occurred around 9:15 p.m. Sunday on Lennox Avenue.

Police said one of the suspects walked into the store and shot two employees with a BB gun, while the other suspects — two men and a woman — physically assaulted a third person.

Police released an additional surveillance image of a suspect wanted in connection with an assault in Harlem. (credit: NYPD)

Police released an additional surveillance image of a suspect wanted in connection with an assault in Harlem. (credit: NYPD)

The suspects are all between 18 and 21 years old, police said.

It is possible the female suspect’s name is Crystal, police said.

Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.

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