CBS news reports that police on Saturday were asking for the public’s help in a search for a suspect who shot and wounded a teen earlier this month in Harlem.
At 3:20 a.m. Jan. 6, the 18-year-old male victim was shot once in the shoulder, as he walked on St. Nicholas Avenue at 127th Street.
Police have not specified a motive for the shooting or further details. The victim’s condition after the the shooting, and in the weeks since, was not listed.
The suspect is described as a black male, 25 years old, wearing a long black coat and a black skullcap.
Surveillance photos have been released.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, submit tips through the Crime Stoppers Web site, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.