NYPD: Suspect shoots gun into South Ozone Park store


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Video courtesy of NYPD
Video courtesy of NYPD

Police are looking for a man captured on video shooting into a South Ozone Park store before fleeing, the NYPD said.

The suspect can be seen on the surveillance footage, just after midnight Sunday, firing into Magical Signs, at 111-09 Rockaway Blvd., with a black handgun then escaping down the street on foot, police said. No one was injured in the shooting.

Authorities describe the suspect as a Hispanic man in his 20s, 5’5″-5’7″and 130 pounds. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black jeans, and black sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or can text their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

 

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