NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD released video of a suspect who remains on the loose Sunday following the shooting death of Priscilla Vasquez, a mother of three who was shot in the back of the head in The Bronx.
It happened around 5 a.m. Saturday on East 152nd Street near Courtlandt Avenue in the Melrose section.READ MORE: Iconic Fireplace Restaurant In Paramus, New Jersey Announces Sudden Closure After 65 Years
Vasquez, 25, was standing on the sidewalk in front of a public school with friends when witnesses said a masked gunman wearing a hoodie walked toward the group, firing multiple shots.
Family and friends of Vasquez told CBS2 the shooter seemed to fire haphazardly and they did not believe she was specifically targeted.Exclusive: Westchester County Officials Tout Analysis Showing Notable Drop In Crime Over Last 4 Years
Surveillance video that police said is from the shooting appears to match their account.
No arrests have been made and police have not released any information on a possible motive.
Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.MORE NEWS: Vessel At Hudson Yards Closes Indefinitely After Teenager Jumped To Death
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