“Cold-blooded” killer wanted in US

2022-04-26 0 By

Police in Washington, D.C., and New York City Wednesday issued a manhunt for a cold-blooded gunman who killed at least two people and wounded three others in less than two weeks.Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser and New York Mayor Eric Adams took the “unusual” step of holding a joint news conference in Washington to appeal to the public for information that could help solve the case, AFP reported.Police chiefs from the two cities also attended the press conference.Bowser said at a news conference that the homeless residents “already face many daily dangers,” and that it would be “outrageous” for someone to target this vulnerable group.Police in the two cities released surveillance footage and video of the suspect.The suspect was bald, bearded and dressed in black.Bowser and Adams called for homeless people to be housed in shelters.In the first confirmed attack, police said, the gunman shot and wounded a man sleeping rough in Washington, D.C., around 4 a.m. Wednesday, and another man there the next day.On The 9th, a man sleeping rough in the same area was found dead of gunshot wounds and stab wounds.One man was killed and the other injured in separate attacks on two men who were sleeping on the street in Lower Manhattan, New York, On Wednesday.Source Beijing Evening News article according to Xinhua News Agency process editor Liu Weili