CHELSEA, Manhattan (PIX11) — An assailant shot a man without provocation as he was getting out of a taxi in Chelsea, police said Wednesday in asking for the public’s help solving the month-old case.

The victim, 32, was exiting the cab near the corner of West 23rd Street and Sixth Avenue around 3:30 a.m. on Nov. 13 when the attacker shot him once in the chest at close range and then fled, authorities said. Investigators described the shooting as unprovoked.

First responders brought the victim to an area hospital, where he was listed in what officials described as stable condition.

Investigators on Wednesday released surveillance images of a man they’re seeking in connection to the incident.

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