Who is Jeffrey Johnson of Hazan Imports? Empire State Building
Jeffrey Johnson Has Been Named as the Suspect in the Empire State Building Shooting That Took Place on August 24, 2012. Here are Some Photos From the Crime Scene
During a press conference, the New York Police Commissioner named Jeffrey Johnson as the suspect who is believed to have shot up to 10 people.
Johnson is believed to have been a disgruntled worker who worked at Hazan Import Corp. on 33rd and 5th. He reportedly lived in Manhattan and worked at Hazan for six years.
According to reports, Johnson was fired a year ago from his job designing women's accessories.
At least one reporter has said that Johnson killed a manager at Hazan Imports before shooting others. The targeted victim is believed to have been one a 41-year-old man who was a former colleague of Johnson's.
A Jeffrey Johnson photo has not been released. However, Gawker has what appears to be some rather graphic Jeffrey Johnson photos from the crime scene.