NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The man who authorities say is responsible for shooting a teen in the Bronx had gotten into a fist fight with his victim the day before, according to police sources.
On Sept. 13, police said just before 4 a.m. at 1355 Oak Point Ave. in Hunts Point, a person fired multiple shots at a 17-year-old male.
The teen suffered gunshot wounds to the leg and hand, and was brought to a hospital where they were treated and released, police said.
The person who police are seeking fled the scene on a dirt bike, traveling northbound on Whittier Street.
According to police sources, video shows the suspect and victim in a fist fight the day before the shooting.
The person police are looking for is described as a Hispanic man, about 5’8” to 5’9” who was last seen wearing a black ski mask, red-hooded sweater and blue jeans.
Anyone with information in the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS or on the Spanish line at 1-888-57-PISTA.