Police Seek Man Accused of Shooting 16-Year-Old Girl in The Bronx

By Julie Shapiro on December 18, 2012 7:09am 

 Police are looking for Darnell Buffert, 21, who is accused of shooting a 16-year-old girl in November 2012, the NYPD said.
Police are looking for Darnell Buffert, 21, who is accused of shooting a 16-year-old girl in November 2012, the NYPD said.
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THE BRONX — The NYPD is looking for a man accused of shooting a 16-year-old girl in The Bronx last month.

The teenage victim was shot in the torso at Bryant Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard about 7:50 p.m. Nov. 11, police said.

She was taken to Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center in critical but stable condition, and she is recovering, the NYPD said.

Police are looking for Darnell Buffert, 21, in connection with the shooting. Police described Buffert as being 5-foot-8-inches tall and 150 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

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