Cops launched surveillance photographs Monday of the trio they consider is related to the taking pictures of an harmless teen lady in a Brooklyn park final week.
Kyla Sobers, 16, was mistakenly struck within the head when a gunman opened hearth as she sat on a swing round 3 p.m. Friday inside Nicholas Naquan Heyward Jr. Park, on the grounds of the Gowanus Houses in Boerum Hill, authorities mentioned.
Images launched early Monday present three suspects sporting all black — one with a purple du-rag using a Citi Bike, one together with his hood over his head, and one other donning a black cap with the phrase “Hustler” in white.
Police mentioned all three are “sought for questioning as persons of interest,” however didn’t specify which individual is believed to be the shooter.
Kyla was taken to New York-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, the place her uncle, Dwayne Sobers, 33, mentioned Saturday that she was recovering after profitable surgical procedure to take away the bullet fragments.
“That’s the only bright side to come out of this. She is going to be OK,” her uncle mentioned. “I feel relieved she is going to be OK. I wouldn’t wish this on anybody, especially not a child. God was protecting her.”
Kyla appreciated to hang around together with her pals on the park after faculty earlier than returning house to Flatbush, her uncle mentioned.
She is a junior on the Cobble Hill School of American Studies and needs to be a lawyer, he mentioned.