5 sought after man shot in leg in the Bronx: police

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 25-year-old man was shot in the Bronx, police said Tuesday as they released video of five suspects.

According to police, the group approached the victim on Jan. 17 around 6:23 p.m., and one of them opened fire, striking the victim once in the leg.

The victim was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi in stable condition. The individuals then fled toward 1140 Burke Ave.

It wasn't immediately clear what sparked the encounter.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) .

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