On May 29, two men approached a 37-year-old male victim at 89-22 Roosevelt Ave. at about 2:25 p.m. One of the suspects pulled out a firearm from his waistband and discharged at least one shot before fleeing northbound on 89th Street, according to officials.
The victim sustained graze wounds on his forehead and under his right eye but was not taken to the hospital. According to a NYPD spokesperson, the victim did not appear to know the suspects but the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.