Burlington, VT — Burlington Police are looking a “person of interest” in connection to the July 7 murder of Hussein Mubarak.

Police say the person is Black and of average build and, when Hussein was shot to death, was wearing a white zip-up or button-up light collared jacket. Police say the jacket appeared noticeably larger than the wearer.

The person was seen in the area before the shooting and fled on foot immediately afterward into a wooded area at the north end of Intervale Avenue. Moments later police say the person was seen on the railroad tracks in the area of Intervale Road.

The Burlington Police Department is asking for the public to assist in the investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Nikki Moyer at (802) 540-2326.

The suspect can be seen walking along the sidewalk in the near distance.