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Police release image of suspect wanted for shooting 46-year-old in Highbridge

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HIGHBRIDGE -

Police have released photos of the man they believe is responsible for a shooting early Monday morning in Highbridge.

Police say a 46-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and in the right leg by an unknown assailant around 1:30 a.m.

MORE: Police: Man shot 6 times while walking in Highbridge

Police say they want to speak to the person who they say was wearing a grey hoodie, a winter jacket and black sweat pants. They believe he may be involved in the shooting near West 170th Street and Nelson Avenue.

The victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition, while the shooter got away.

Police have remained on scene throughout the day Tuesday to monitor the area.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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