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Police released terrifying new images on Monday of the gunman allegedly opening fire in Times Square and encountering an innocent tourist in broad daylight.
The clip shows a man in a red and black T-shirt firing at least two shots on the sidewalk on Sunday afternoon as people around him avoid him.
Samuel Poulin, 21, a Marine, was hit in the upper back by a bullet that ricocheted shortly after 5:15 p.m. Outside the Marriott hotel on West 45th Street and Broadway on Sunday, according to sources and the New York Police Department.
“Samuel Poulin, 21, a Marine, was with his wife, sister and brother-in-law outside the Marriott Hotel on West 45th Street and Broadway when he was hit in the upper back by a ricocheting bullet just after 5:15 p.m.” https://t.co/medeHiioZ9
— Robert Caruso (@robertcaruso) June 28, 2021
A relative of the victim, who was on his way to the Northville State Big Apple for a christening, removed the snail and turned it over to police, sources say.
Poulin, who was with his wife, sister and brother-in-law when he was shot, was taken to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition, police said.
The suspect, who was still at large on Monday, fled east on 45th Street to Sixth Avenue.
The violence erupted in the midst of an argument between two groups, possibly CD sellers, according to law enforcement.
The incident took place a block from where gunman Farrakhan Muhammad, 31, allegedly opened fire on West 44th Street and Seventh Avenue in Times Square and met a four-year-old girl and two women as he aimed at his brother.