Cops seek shooter who fired gun at construction worker in Hollis

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The NYPD is looking for a man who fired a gun at a construction worker in Hollis earlier this week.

On Wednesday, July 29, around midnight, a 37-year-old construction worker directing traffic around a construction site near Foothill Avenue and Francis Lewis Boulevard, according to the NYPD. The driver of a gold Lexus began arguing with the man directing traffic and fired a gun once in his direction, police said.

The construction worker was not harmed during the incident.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the suspects 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 CrimeStoppers website at nypdcrimestoppers.com, or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

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