NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to identify a man caught on camera in connection with a shooting in the Bronx.
It happened Friday around 4:20 p.m. on West Kingsbridge Road.READ MORE: NYC Congressional Representatives Call On President Biden To Intervene In Rikers Island Crisis
According to police, it started when a 26-year-old man got into an argument with the person.READ MORE: Vaccine Mandate For NYC Teachers, Department Of Education Workers Put On Hold By Federal Judge
As the argument escalated, the unidentified individual pulled out a handgun, shot the victim in the buttocks and ran from the scene, police said.
EMS took the victim to the hospital. He was treated and released.MORE NEWS: Man Wanted For Allegedly Touching Woman Inappropriately On Subway
Anyone with 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 via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.