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NYPD: Man Shot in Arm and Torso by Ravenswood Houses Tuesday

Suspect (NYPD) and 21st Street/35th Avenue (Google)

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).

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Tyronne Fauntleroy

Our commissar is extremely pleased as well as his minions from Astoria. Justice?? Tie the hands of the police elimination of quality of life enforcement . This is the end result. More to come boys and girls the summer has yet to arrive. With 2k plus cops retiring and another bunch set to leave as per the city register things are going to get much worse. Thank you so much

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Pat Macnamara

Nothing racist. Just being a solid citizen. You could learn from me. When the library throws you out at closing time, stop by Cronin and Phelans and have a few pints with me.

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Princess Vespa

Why do the liberals think they are so much better than everyone else?

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Princess Vespa

The projects aren’t about race. They are about quality housing (better than where I live) for pennies.

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Oh no ANOTHER racist Trump supporter!!!

Just because he’s Black doesn’t mean he did it!!!

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WAKE UP!

Crime in Housing developments has gone up over the past couple of years because of Deblasio’s soft on crime policies. This is what happens when you ease the NYCHA felony ban and take away Stop & Frisk!
It will only get worse while this garbage mayor is in office!!!!

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C

Really,,, STOP/FRISK in NYCHA what about the fining tenants when they don’t comply, this generates funding more legally. Pay for what you break
this stops waist. NYCHA tenants can volunteer to help keep their homes cleaner, inside and outside.

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