NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police have released a photo of a vehicle believed to have been used by the suspects in a drive-by shooting in Brownsville over the weekend that left six people wounded.
The shooting happened near the intersection of Rockaway and Riverdale avenues just after 7 p.m. Sunday as several children were outside playing on the street.READ MORE: Westchester County Seeing Slick Driving Conditions, Power Outage Concerns
Three people, including 2-year-old Aryanna Prynce and 13-year-old Kintrell Simpson, remain hospitalized.
WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reports
Prynce was shot once in the leg; Simpson was shot twice in the hand.
The target of the shooting is believed to be 17-year-old Andrew “Smooth” Boyd, a member of the Hoodstars gang, WCBS 880’s Irene Cornell reported.READ MORE: New York City Buried In Snow Overnight, Crews Working Around The Clock To Clear Streets And Sidewalks
Boyd told police he saw the shooter firing a silver gun as he drove by in a white car, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said.
Police are now looking for a white Volkswagen Jetta.
No arrests have been made.
Witnesses are being shown photographs of suspected feuding gang members, Cornell reported.MORE NEWS: Strong Winds Blowing Snow On Jersey Shore, Where Blizzard Warning In Effect
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).