2016-07-20 / Features

Two Suspects At Large In Steinway Street Shooting


On July 17, at 28-03 Steinway St., two suspects got into a verbal dispute with the 23- year-old male victim. The first suspect then handed the second suspect a firearm who proceeded to fire several rounds at the victim, who took a bullet to the neck. 
Photo CarmeloPerrone On July 17, at 28-03 Steinway St., two suspects got into a verbal dispute with the 23- year-old male victim. The first suspect then handed the second suspect a firearm who proceeded to fire several rounds at the victim, who took a bullet to the neck. Photo CarmeloPerrone Officers of the 114th Precinct responded to a call at 28th Avenue and Steinway Street, where they discovered a 23-year-old male with gunshot wounds to the neck and chest. EMS also responded, and transported the unidentified man to Elmhurst Hospital Center in critical condition. The incident occurred on the morning of Sunday, July 17 just after 4 a.m. in front of 28-03 Steinway Street, where the two suspects got into a verbal dispute with the 23-year-old victim. The first suspect then handed the second suspect a firearm who proceeded to fire several rounds at the victim, who took a shot to the neck. The suspects fled southbound on Steinway Street. The first individual is described as an African-American male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’10’ and around 220 lbs.; last seen wearing a white T-shirt and red shorts. The second individual is described as an African- American male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’10’ to 6’, 200 to 220 lbs.; last seen wearing a light-colored baseball cap, black T-shirt and dark-colored pants. Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.



The first suspect in the shooting is described as an African- American male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’10’ and around 220 lbs.; last seen wearing a white T-shirt and red shorts. The second individual is described as an African- American male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’10’ to 6’, 200 to 220 lbs.; last seen wearing a light-colored baseball cap, black T-shirt and dark-colored pants. 
Photos DCPI The first suspect in the shooting is described as an African- American male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’10’ and around 220 lbs.; last seen wearing a white T-shirt and red shorts. The second individual is described as an African- American male, 20 to 30 years old, 5’10’ to 6’, 200 to 220 lbs.; last seen wearing a light-colored baseball cap, black T-shirt and dark-colored pants. Photos DCPI

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