By Gus Saltonstall
Police are looking for a man who fired off a gunshot during an argument with another person on the Upper West Side, NYPD said on Tuesday.
About 5:20 p.m. on December 30, a 39-year-old man and another man got into an argument near 161 West 61st Street, near Amsterdam Avenue, police said. At some point during the dispute, the unidentified man took out a gun and fired a shot at the 39-year-old, police said.
The bullet missed, and the shooter ran southbound on Amsterdam Avenue, police said.
NYPD described the suspect as 30 to 35 years old, around 170 pounds, with a slim build.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
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