Police release sketch of man wanted in barbershop killing

East Providence police on Friday released a sketch of a man wanted in the killing of a barbershop owner.

Family members said Yusef A'Vant was gunned down Wednesday afternoon at Krazy Kuts on Pawtucket Avenue.

Police described the gunman as a black man in his late 30s to early 40s, about 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing about 180 pounds. He was wearing a camouflage jacket.

East Providence police asked anyone with information about the shooting or the gunman to contact the Detective Division at 401-435-7600.