MANHATTAN, New York (PIX11)– Two men were shot inside a cab that was stopped at a red light in Manhattan early Saturday morning, police said.
A 22-year-old male was shot in the right arm and a 24-year-old male was struck in the left arm while sitting in a taxi near 265 West 37th Street in Manhattan at around 4 a.m., police said.
The unidentified shooter was aiming at another group when the victims were hit, police said.
Officials said the suspect has a medium build, black hair, and facial hair. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, light-colored pants, and pink sneakers. Police released a photo of the man sought in the incident.
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