CLARKSTOWN, N.Y. – Clarkstown police said they are seeking a “person of interest” in connection with a recent shooting in Nyack.
Police said that they were called to Upper Depew Avenue on Saturday, March 12, and found a 20-year-old man bleeding from the mouth.
The victim told police that he was walking near the Super 8 motel about 5:40 p.m. when he was shot by an unknown person.
He was taken to a local hospital, where he was treated for a non-life-threatening injury, police said.
Police said they are looking for Darique Burke, 20, of the Nyack area, who, they said, was “present at the time of the shooting.”
Burke is described as a black male with a muscular build and facial hair. He goes by the nickname of “Rico,” police said.
Police are asking anyone with any information about Burke or his whereabouts to contact the Clarkstown Detective Bureau at 845-639-5840, or by calling the anonymous TIPS line at 877-639-6233.