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2 Wanted In Connection To Deadly Shooting In Washington Heights

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- Police are trying to find two people wanted in connection to a homicide in Washington Heights.

Officers were sent to the intersection of West 177th Street and Wadsworth Avenue around 1:40 a.m. Friday for a report that a man had been shot.

When they arrived, they found 25-year-old Jorge Martinez suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police say a gun was recovered at the scene. No arrests have been made at this time.

Police are trying to find two individuals wanted in connection to a fatal shooting that happened in Washington Heights on Nov. 26, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

The NYPD has released surveillance video showing two individuals who are wanted in connection to the shooting.

Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at

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