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The NYPD is looking for a suspect with a gun who menaced a man as he left a Queens mosque.

Police say it happened Friday at about 8 p.m.  The man left a mosque on Kissena Boulevard and was driving his vehicle when he noticed an unknown man in a dark colored SUV following him.

The suspect followed the victim for several blocks, and pulled his SUV next to the victim's vehicle. Then he then pulled a gun, threatened to kill him, and made anti-Muslim statements.

The suspect is described as a male, white, age 55-60, with a light skin complexion, dark hair and a mustache. The suspect was last seen wearing a dark suit jacket with an emblem patch on the left pocket. The suspect was possibly driving a Toyota SUV with an unknown NY license plate.

The NYPD released a sketch of the suspect on Tuesday.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

 

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