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Man Wanted for Christmas Eve Shooting in East Williamsburg: NYPD

Suspect via DCPI

Dec. 27, 2018 By Laura Hanrahan

Police are searching for a man connected to a shooting that took place on Christmas Eve in East Williamsburg.

Around 7:50 p.m. on Dec. 24, the unidentified suspect and another man fired several shots at each other in front of 23 Kingsland Ave. before the suspect fled eastbound on Withers Street, police said.

There were no injuries reported from the shooting.

The man is described as dark-skinned with a beard. He was last seen wearing a black knit cap, a black hooded sweater, blue jeans and dark colored sneakers.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

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Big Ang

Stop calling Greenpoint east Williamsburg! It’s Greenpoint ! I was raised in Greenpoint my whole life and the change is insane smh


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