Man shoots at Queens bar after being denied entry: Police - Metro US

Man shoots at Queens bar after being denied entry: Police

Police are looking for a suspect they say shot several times at a Queens bar after
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Police are looking for a man that could not take no for an answer.

On Feb. 15 at about 2:50 a.m. the suspect approached the Sports Mania Bar located at 143-67 243rd St. in Rosedale, Queens after being denied entry, according to authorities.

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He then fired several shots from a firearm into the front of the bar and fled southbound on 243rd Street inside a white four-door sedan, cops said.

The suspect is described as a black man, between 30 to 40 years old, 5 feet 8 inches to 6 feet tall, and 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark colored coat, light colored pants, dark colored skullcap and black shoes.

Police have released surveillance photos of the suspect and the vehicle.

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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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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