HUNTS POINT, The Bronx – Video showing a gunman open fire inside a Bronx supermarket was released Tuesday with a call from police to help find the brazen criminal.
It happened shortly before noon Monday at the C-Town Supermarket on 564 Southern Boulevard, police said. A young man entered the grocery store and started shooting, striking a 21-year-old man three times in the torso.
Surveillance cameras captured the chaos and show the shooter open fire while standing in a checkout aisle.
The victim was taken to a hospital where he listed in stable condition, police said. The attacker ran away, heading south on Southern Boulevard and was still at large as of Tuesday morning.
Police did not reveal what led to the shooting or a possible motive.
The culprit is described as a Hispanic male who is approximately 20 years old, police said.
Anyone with information in the case is urged to call NYPD’s anonymous Crime Stoppers tipline at at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).