Police ID suspect in fatal shooting

Cops want help finding a 34-year-old they connected to the crime.

Cops want help finding a 34-year-old they connected to the crime. (6/2/15)

BROOKLYN - The NYPD has identified a suspect in a deadly Brooklyn shooting last month. 

Detectives say they're looking for 34-year-old Patrick Zephir in connection with the death of 27-year-old Raphael Kurton on the night of May 26. 

According to police, Kurton was found on Newkirk Avenue with a gunshot wound to his torso. He was rushed to the hospital and later died. 

Anyone with information that could help should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS

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