Police say the suspect shot a 35-year-old man with a semi-automatic firearm in the leg, and then ran away.
The victim was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.
The gunman is described as a black man, about 5'7" tall, 140 lbs, and wearing a Yankees hat.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).
You can also submit tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting your tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.
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