NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a man wanted in connection with a shooting that took place in the Bronx.

At 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, the suspect fired a shot at a 38-year-old man near the corner of Briggs Ave and East 194th Street, police said.

The man was struck in the right shoulder and taken to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.

The suspect fled the location, he has been described as a black male, in his 20s, with a thin build, and facial hair. He was wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt and a hat at the time of the shooting.

Anyone with information regarding this incident has been asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at or by texting tips to 274637[CRIMES] and entering TIP577.

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