Man who posed as food delivery worker wanted in fatal Manhattan shooting: police

Man who posed as food delivery worker wanted in fatal Manhattan shooting
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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD released video footage of a man they said posed as a food delivery worker and fatally shot a man on the Lower East Side last week, according to authorities.

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Just before 10 p.m. on Friday, January 14, police responded to a 911 call of a man shot inside an apartment of the Lillian Wald Houses located at 691 FDR Drive.

Upon arrival, officers observed 30-year-old Davon Venable with gunshot wounds to the back and neck.

EMS transported Venable to Mount Sinai-Beth Israel Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

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