News Desk (Channel TT): Four people were hospitalized after a shooting early Monday morning in Brooklyn. It happened just after 2 a.m. Monday on Atlantic Avenue in Cypress Hills. More Four men were shot in the legs. All were expected to survive. And another shooting on the Upper West Side during a robbery attempt left a 29-year-old man wounded.
The shootings were the latest incidents of gun violence in New York City after a weekend that saw 39 shootings with 51 victims, at least six of whom did not survive. The NYPD announced an arrest in one of those shootings. 26-year-old Tearance Crumpty is facing attempted murder charges after opening fire on a subway platform at Grand Central Station.
A 40-year-old man was shot in the arm and is expected to survive. The New York Police authorities said, at 13 least people were shot in New York City on Wednesday and Thursday continuing the recent surge in shootings citywide.
A 31-year-old man was shot once in the stomach at East 143rd Street and Hamilton Place in Hamilton Heights around 6:10 a.m. Thursday, cops said. He was taken to Harlem Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, and cops describe him as highly uncooperative.
About two hours earlier, a 27-year-old man was grazed in the left leg at Bronx River Parkway and Bruckner Expressway when a vehicle pulled up next to him and fired rounds, according to police sources. He refused medical attention.
last 2 day incidents...! Around 2:30 a.m. Thursday, a 32-year-old man was shot in the buttocks on Malcolm X Boulevard near West 140th Street, police sources said.
The victim, who reported hearing shots and feeling pain, was taken to Lincoln Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. Then around 11 p.m. Wednesday, two strangers shot a 26-year-old man in the chest at 146th Street and Archer Avenue in Jamaica, according to police sources.
He was taken to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in stable condition, cops said. A 17-year-old boy also shot in the incident walked into Queens Hospital Center with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, according to police sources.
Around 9:45 p.m., a 35-year-old man was blasted in the leg during a drive-by shooting at Lexington Avenue and East 126th Street in East Harlem, cops said. The victim was taken to Harlem Hospital in stable condition.
Two hours earlier, a 61-year-old woman was shot in the leg in front of the Forest Houses at East 163rd Street and Tinton Avenue in the Bronx. The woman, who did not appear to be the intended target, was taken to Lincoln Medical Center in stable condition.
An 18-year-old was shot dead and an older man wounded in a broad-daylight shooting in Brooklyn — just after 3:30 p.m. on the corner of Ocean and Woodruff avenues in Flatbush, police said.The teen, whose name was not released pending notification of his family, was shot in the chest and arms and died at Kings County Hospital a short time later, police said.
A 33-year-old man was shot in the stomach and rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he was expected to recover, cops said. He appeared to be an innocent bystander, according to a high-ranking source.
It appeared that the teen and another man, who took off in a BMW SUV, had been firing at each other, according to police sources. A total of eight shooting incidents with 10 victims were reported Wednesday alone. On that day in 2019, there was only one shooting with one victim.
Two men shot, one killed, in broad daylight on Brooklyn street:
An 18-year-old was shot dead and another in the stomach in a broad-daylight shooting in Brooklyn. the second on the Flatbush block this week, police said.The latest act of gunplay was reported just after 3:30 p.m. on the corner of Ocean and Woodruff avenues, police said.
The 18-year-old, whose name was not released pending notification of his family, was shot in the chest and the arms and died at Kings County Hospital a short time later, police said.
The 33-year-old man was shot in the stomach and was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he was expected to recover, cops said. Cops at the scene told a Post photographer the shooter fled in a BMW SUV with no plates.
A crowd of more than a dozen bystanders collected around the two victims after the shooting, comforting them as they awaited the arrival of paramedics, video from the scene obtained by The Post shows.
“Jesus loves you! The community loves you!” one man was shouting to a victim as others tried to stop his wounds from bleeding.Another man who was holding a victim’s hand on the ground pleaded with him to fight. “Keep your eyes open. Keep your eyes open,” he said.
The violence comes just days after a 46-year-old man was gunned down just steps away on Ocean Avenue while lighting a candle at a memorial to gun-violence victims near Prospect Park South.
Paul Pinkney was shot twice in the head and died at the scene, cops said. One neighbor at the scene was at a loss for the shootings she’s experienced in recent days.
With gun violence in New York continuing to rage on with no end in sight, President Trump weighed in, tweeting at Mayor de Blasio, saying 'Law and Order. If the mayor can't do it, we will." He threatened to send federal troops, as he did to other cities like Seattle and Portland.
Police are looking for the gunman who killed an off-duty correction officer with his own department-issued service weapon Saturday morning in Queens.
Authorities say last couple days ago John Jeff was walking with a female coworker on Ridgedale Street in Jamaica when he got shot in the head and chest. His coworker then called 911. Sources tell Eyewitness News the homicide was planned, with three cars boxing him in on the street. The shooter grabbed Jeff's own department-issued gun, killed him and took off.
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