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NYPD Seeking Suspect in Homicide

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Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Miguel Viruet, 34, wanted in connection with the May 5 shooting of Christian O’Hara, 19, of Queens, in front of 118-07 Atlantic Avenue. O’Hara was shot once in the back during a dispute, and was transported to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced DOA.

The suspect, Viruet, pictured, is 5’10” and 180 lbs.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website at NYPDcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to CRIMES (274637); enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.