Man, 25, shot multiple times in parked car in East Harlem; 3 sought

Three men are being sought by police for opening fire on a man sitting inside a parked car in East Harlem last week.
Three men are being sought by police for opening fire on a man sitting inside a parked car in East Harlem last week. Photo credit NYPD

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD is searching for three men who shot a 25-year-old man as he sat inside a parked car in East Harlem last Friday.

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At 7:05 p.m., three unidentified men approached the victim and started shooting while he was sitting in a car across the street from an apartment building at 17 East 117th Street, according to the police.

After the shooting, the three men fled on foot to parts unknown.

The 25-year-old sustained three gunshot wounds to his left arm and a graze wound to his right leg, police said.

He was transported by EMS to NYC Health & Hospitals/Harlem in stable condition.

Police described the men as being in their 20s with slim builds.

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