The NYPD is seeking the public’s help to solve a double homicide in Manhattan early Sunday morning. The shooting took place on Broadway near 151 St. in Harlem.
At almost three a.m., police responded to an emergency call and found a 21-year-old man with a bullet wound in the neck, and a 29-year-old who had been shot in the back. The first victim was pronounced dead on the scene, and the other died at a nearby hospital. Police didn’t release the names of the victims or a description.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in a gray hooded sweatshirt, a black t-shirt, camo shorts and white sneakers.
Anyone with information should call 800-577-TIPS. You can also send tips to the CrimeStoppers website, at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or send a text to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 19, 2014