Police release sketch of suspect in shooting of gov.'s aide

Police have released a sketch of the suspect in the near-deadly shooting of an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo in Brooklyn. The suspect is believed

Cops say the man is wanted for shooting Carey Gabay in the head before the West Indian Day Parade.

Cops say the man is wanted for shooting Carey Gabay in the head before the West Indian Day Parade. (9/10/15)

BROOKLYN - Police have released a sketch of the suspect in the near-deadly shooting of an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo in Brooklyn.

The suspect is believed to be either 19 or 20 years old and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, black pants and a Jamaican flag around his neck.  

He's wanted for shooting 43-year-old Carey Gabay, the first deputy counsel at Empire State Development, in the head before the West Indian Day Parade. Gabay remains in critical condition.

Authorities are offering a reward of more than $12,000 for information leading to an arrest.

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