The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance locating the suspect wanted for an attempted assault that occurred just after midnight on Sunday in front of Magical Signs at 111-09 Rockaway Blvd. in South Ozone Park. The suspect walked by the store, returned, fired into the store with a black handgun and fled on foot. There were no reported injuries.
The suspect is a Hispanic man in his 20s, 5 feet, 5 inches to 5 feet, 7 inches tall and 130 pounds who was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black jeans, and black sneakers.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto nypdcrimestoppers.com, or by texting 274637 (CRIMES), then entering TIP577. All tips are strictly confidential.