The New York Police Department has identified Jason Gonzalez, 19, of Bronx, N.Y., as a suspect in the shooting of Kevin Parrom early Saturday, and released the accompanying photo of him.

NYPD issued this release this afternoon regarding the incident, which happened at 12:56 a.m. Saturday inside Parrom's house about four blocks from Yankee Stadium:

Parrom "had a dispute with two other men. One of the men then shot the victim once in the right leg before fleeing on foot in an unknown direction. EMS also responded to the scene and transported the victim to Lincoln Hospital, where he was treated and released. "

The NYPD is seeking public assistance in finding the suspect.  Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), by logging into, or by texting to 274637 then enter TIP577.


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