Published on Jun 25, 2014
Northeast Detective Division is looking to identify the suspect for a shooting in Lawndale.
On June 20, 2014, at 2:00 am, surveillance video captured two unknown males walking on the 6300 block of Rising Sun Avenue. A short time later one of the suspects returns and knocks on the door of Rendevous Club located at 6328 Rising Sun Avenue and was let inside. Shortly thereafter the suspect exits the club with a crowd of patrons and begins pointing a handgun into the crowd when the complainant, a 19 year-old male, who is an employee of the club, stated he heard someone say "Don't shoot." When the complainant ran he heard one gunshot striking him in his left thigh. The suspect then fled the area on foot in an unknown direction. Complainant was transported to Albert Einstein Medical Center for gunshot wound to the left thigh and released.
Suspect #1: Black male, 20 years-of-age, wearing a blue shirt, green shorts, blue shoes, and armed with a handgun.
Suspect #2: Black male, 20 years-of-age, wearing a blue shirt, jean shorts. This suspect returned wearing a grey sweatshirt and blue pants.
If you see these suspects do not approach them, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or these suspects, please contact:
Northeast Detective Division
Det. Lauf #783