By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police have released a photo of man they’re searching for in the deadly shooting of a pregnant woman in Harlem.

Shanice Young, 31, was gunned down early Sunday morning outside her building on West 128th Street at Frederick Douglass Boulevard.

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Neighbors told CBS2 she had just returned from her baby shower and was bringing her gifts inside with her boyfriend and family when a gunman shot her in the head.

Police sources said Young was trying to break up a fight before the shots were fired.

(Credit: NYPD)

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Her sister said she left behind two daughters and was nine months pregnant.

Late Sunday night, police told CBS2 they were searching for Young’s ex-boyfriend in the investigation.

They’re now asking for the public’s help locating 40-year-old Justin Soriano.

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Anyone with information about the shooting or Soriano’s whereabouts 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

CBSNewYork Team