The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance locating the following two people wanted for doubt in tie to a shooting/assault that occurred in Manhattan within the proportions of the Midtown South Precinct.
Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Sunday, Jan 21, 2018, at approximately 4:40pm, in front of 34 West 31st street, a 43-year-old male victim was station in front of this plcae when he was approached by two males. One of the males brandished a firearm and liberated several rounds at the victim. Two additional bystanders were also struck by gunfire at the plcae and the males fled on foot eastward on 31st Street. The 43-year-old victim sustained a gunshot wound to the right shoulder, a 25-year-old male sustained a gunshot wound to the left arm and the 29-year-old male was shot in the back. All 3 victims were ecstatic by EMS to Bellevue hospital with non-life melancholy injuries.
The people wanted for doubt have been identified as follows:
– Diouf Makhtar
– 30-year-old male
– Described as approximately 6ft high and 170lbs with black dreadlocks.
– Brian Johnson
– 29-year-old male
– Described as approximately 6’3″ and 170lbs, brief black hair and last seen wearing red cap, deception coupler and blue jeans.
Anyone with information in regards to this occurrence 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 open can also contention their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are particularly confidential.