April 18, 2019 By Meghan Sackman
Police are searching for a suspect who shot a 32-year-old man by Ravenswood Houses on Tuesday.
Police say the shooting took place at around 6 p.m. in the vicinity of 35th Avenue and 21st Street.
The suspect allegedly pulled out a gun and threatened the victim, before shooting him in the left arm and torso. The suspect then fled the scene in an unknown direction.
EMS responded and transported the victim to NewYork- Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. The victim is listed in stable condition.
Police say the nature of the initial interaction remains unclear.
Police describe the alleged shooter as black, about 6 feet 3 inches tall, 170 pounds and around 25 years old.
Anyone with information in regards 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).