NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has asked the public for help in tracking down a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that took place in the Bronx.

Shortly before 1 a.m. on June 19, the suspect approached a 31-year-old man on East 194th Street, brandished a firearm, and shot him in the arms and torso.

EMS responded to the location and transported the man to Jacobi Medical Center. The suspect, who was wearing a white tank top and red pants, fled the location heading north on Webster Avenue.

Police have released surveillance photos of the suspect.

Anyone with information regarding this incident has been asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at or by texting their tips to 274637[CRIMES] and entering TIP577.

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