Three lowlifes turned a verbal altercation into a shootout in the Bronx this weekend, and cops want your help getting them off the street.
Around 1:50 p.m. on Sunday, the suspected perps got into an argument with the 28-year-old victim, police say. One of the accused crims took out a gun and fired, hitting the man and two bystanders. The three thugs then fled south in Fordham Manor, into 2570 Briggs Avenue.
One of the suspects is a 5-foot-8, 150-pound Hispanic male with black hair and fair skin, who was last seen wearing a black jacket and blue jeans. Another person of interest is a 5-foot-10, 160-pound Hispanic male with a black ponytail and light complexion. He had on a black jacket and black sweatpants at the time of the incident. The shooter, a 5-foot-10, 180-pound Hispanic male, has black hair and dark features, and wore a yellow sweatshirt, blue jeans, and tan Ugg boots.
Know these guys? Then call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 and then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.
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