NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Thursday arrested a suspect in a drug-related shooting that left three people injured near Herald Square late last month.

Makhtar Diouf, 30, of the Bronx, was charged with second-degree assault and criminal possession of a weapon in the shooting, which happened on Sunday, Jan. 21.

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Chaos erupted that afternoon when gunfire broke out at 31st Street and Broadway in the busy section of Midtown.

Diouf Makhtar

Makhtar Diouf, suspect wanted in triple Midtown shooting. (credit: NYPD)

Boyce said a man came looking for Diouf, who then opened fire.

A second person, identified as 29-year-old Brian Johnson, is also wanted for questioning.

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Brian Johnson is wanted for questioning in connection with a triple shooting in Midtown. (credit: NYPD)

Police said one of the men who was shot was a tourist from Romania who just happened to be walking out of a liquor store at the time of the incident.

A second victim was also an innocent bystander, while the third was part of the original quarrel.

Boyce said while drug shootings are down they are still a matter of concern and are investigated quickly.

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Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.