Police released surveillance video of the suspect on Saturday.
Investigators say the man opened fire inside a store on Holland Aveune in the Bronxdale section around 8:00 p.m. Thursday.
The victim 47-year-old victim who asked us to conceal his identity, but he agreed to show us his bandages and talk to us in Spanish about what happened.
"I was outside doing a job and a guy fired shots at another man, one of the bullets struck me but I feel good because thank God I'm alive, which is what's most important," he said.
He says he didn't get a good look at the assailant, who police say also shot two girls - 15 and 12 - inside the bodega.
One was hit in the stomach and the other in the leg, but we're told their injuries are non-life threatening.
The suspect is described as a black man between 18 and 22 years old, 5'6", 150-165lbs, last seen wearing a green hooded sweater, yellow pants and yellow sneakers.
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