The following is a reprint of New York Police Department (NYPD) Request Media Attention (RMA # 2732-16), which was updated on 25SEP2016:
On Friday, September 23, 2016 at approximately 1350 hours police responded to a 911 call of a male shot in front of 230 West 141 Street within the confines of the 32 Precinct. Upon arrival, police discovered a 21-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the head. EMS responded and transported the male to Harlem Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing. The identity of the deceased is pending family notification.
*****Update 9-25-16 by Det. HR*****
The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to identify the whereabouts of the following individual in connection to a homicide that occurred within the confines of the 32 Precinct. Attached are two photographs of the suspect; one that depicts him with short dreadlocks and a beard and another where the individual is clean shaven with shorter hair. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Friday September 23, 2016, at approximately 1350 hours, in front 230 West 141 Street, the suspect approached the 21 year-old male victim from behind and fired several shots at him. When the victim dropped to the ground to avoid the gunfire, the suspect walked over and shot him one time in the head. The suspect then fled on a skateboard eastbound on 141 Street.
The individual has been identified as:
30 year-old male
Brown eyes, black hair in dreadlocks, 5’7″, 160lbs.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.