Police search for two men suspected in Woodhaven shooting

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Police are searching for two men who allegedly discharged firearms in Woodhaven on June 15. (Photos courtesy of NYPD)

Police from the 102nd Precinct are looking for two men in connection with a shooting in broad daylight on Tuesday, June 15, in Woodhaven.

A man was wounded at the corner of Jamaica Avenue and 90th Street on Tuesday after he was involved in a dispute over the sale of a gas-powered scooter, according to investigators.

One of the men drew a handgun and allegedly fired the weapon, striking the 24-year-old man in the hip. The two suspects fled the scene on foot and were last seen running westbound on Jamaica Avenue around 2:30 p.m., police said.

The victim was transported to Jamaica Hospital by private means, where he was reported to be in stable condition.

The shooter was described by police last seen wearing a blue face mask, a white T-shirt, black shorts and black and red sneakers. The second suspect was described as a man last seen wearing eyeglasses, an orange T-shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers, according to police.

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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