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Cops search for person of interest in murder of Police Officer Peter Figoski


| brennison@queenscourier.com

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Police captured the guman who shot and killed Police Officer Peter Figoski in Brooklyn earlier this morning, but are still on the lookout for a second person of interest in connection with the murder.

Police described the second suspect as a Hispanic between 24-30 years of age with black hair and a light complexion.

The suspect fled the scene when Officer Glenn Estrada pursued and caught Lamont Pride who fired the shot that killed Figoski, according to police.

Anyone with information in regards to the whereabouts of this individual is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crimes Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.