NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say two people were shot by an individual riding a CitiBike in Brooklyn earlier this month.
It happened just before 10:30 p.m. on Friday, June 7, on Lexington Avenue near Tompkins Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2’s 11/28 Sunday Morning Forecast
As the individual was riding a CitiBike down the street, he allegedly pulled out a gun and fired about six rounds in the direction of a 24-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman.READ MORE: Alec Burks, Evan Fournier Spark Knicks Past Hawks
The man was struck once in the foot and the woman was struck once in the leg.
Both were taken to a local hospital in stable condition.
The suspect is described as a black male. He was wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans, white sneakers and a dark-colored baseball cap at the time of the shooting.MORE NEWS: Suns Extend Win Streak To 16 With Victory Over Nets
Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.