Shots fired outside bar

Police said the shooting occurred outside this bar

TOWN OF WALLKILL – A 41-year-old Town of Wallkill woman narrowly escaped injury when a man opened fire on the car in which she was sitting in the parking lot of Whisper’s Bar and Grill at 248 Highland Avenue early Saturday.

The woman told Wallkill Town Police that she heard gunshots and then her car was riddled with bullets around 1:51 a.m. A second vehicle was also struck with rounds.

The suspect is described as a black man, approximately five-feet, 10-inches to six-feet, one-inch tall, with a thin build, dreadlock hair, and wearing a black hat, skinny jeans and a white belt.

He fled the scene in a charcoal grey Toyota Corolla.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Town of Wallkill Detectives at 845-692-6757.



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