This past Monday, January 23, around 3:40pm a man driving a gold Cadillac Escalade parked in the crosswalk at Lefferts Avenue and Brooklyn Avenue in Prospect Lefferts Gardens.
A 55-year-old man asked him to move his vehicle because he was blocking the crosswalk. According to the police, the driver then asked the victim why he was protecting Jewish people, displayed a firearm and proceeded to threaten to shoot him, as well as at least one other person.
Police are looking for the driver of the gold Cadillac Escalade who is described as a black man, 40 to 50-years-old.
Anyone with information in regards to 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). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.