Police are searching for a man behind a shooting that hospitalized three men in the Bronx last Sunday.

According to surveillance footage released by the NYPD, the shooter approached the men and appeared to begin speaking with them, before pulling out a gun and firing multiple shots at the group. The incident took place on the corner of 167th Street and Clay Avenue on July 9th, just after midnight.


All three men were hospitalized after the shooting, police said. A 23-year-old suffered a grazed wound to the face, a 26-year-old was shot in the torso, and a 30-year-old suffered a shot to the left shoulder and graze wound to the head. As of Sunday, the 26-year-old is in critical condition, and the other two are stable, according to police.

The suspect is described as a male in his 20s, weighing 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black shirt with a multi-colored print on the front of the shirt, black pants and a black baseball cap.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.