NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has released photos of a person of interest wanted for questioning in connection to a double shooting in the Bronx.
It happened just after midnight Monday near Ryer Avenue and Field Place in the Fordham Heights section.READ MORE: With Injuries Piling Up Across New York City, Mayor De Blasio Is Considering Bicycles Being Required To Have License Plates
Investigators say the suspect shot a 17-year-old and 19-year-old man. They were both taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.READ MORE: Bronx Man Takes It Upon Himself To Clean Up NYC Park, But City Says Not So Fast
Police describe the suspect as a male in his early 20s who was last seen wearing a dark colored snorkel jacket, a gray hooded sweatshirt, gray sweatpants, and multicolored sneakers.MORE NEWS: Qinxuan Pan, Sought In Killing Of Yale Student Kevin Jiang, Arrested In Alabama Following Nationwide Manhunt
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 (74682). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.