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The NYPD is looking for a suspect who allegedly shot and killed a 19-year-old man in Crown Heights earlier this week.


Security footage from around 4:55 p.m. on September 30 shows the suspect walking on the sidewalk at Prospect Place, making a handgun out of a black plastic bag and firing multiple shots before fleeing the scene.

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Victim Miles Jabateh was shot in the head and buttocks.

Jabateh was taken to Interfaith Medical Center by EMS in critical condition. Jabteh died on 1 October at Maimonides Medical Center from his injuries.

Police described the suspect as a black male with a light-colored mask, a black hooded jacket, light-colored jeans and black sneakers with blue shoelaces.

Anyone with information regarding 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) Is. The public can also make suggestions by logging into the Crimestoppers website https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or Twitter @NYPDTips.

Police say that all calls are completely confidential.

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