THE BRONX — Police asked for the public’s help Monday to find a young man suspected of opening fire in the Bronx and striking a 15-year-old boy.
The shooting happened shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday in front of 568 East 169 St., police said. Officers arrived at the scene to find the teenage victim suffering from a gunshot wound to his left leg. The boy was taken to a hospital where he is listed in stable condition, police said.
Police said they are searching for a man whose Facebook name is “Bigbank Pablo.” They released a photo of him with a call for tips in the case.
Anyone with information is urged to call NYPD’s anonymous Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS.