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Video shows a gunman fatally shooting at a Bronx scooter rider

Video shows the moment a gunman opened fire during an ambush in broad daylight that killed a Bronx teenager on a scooter on Saturday, police said.

Melvin Urena, 19, was shot and killed around 1:30 p.m. while driving past 429 E. 156th St., cops said. Two men then got out of a gray late-model Honda Pilot and at least one of them shot him multiple times with a gun, police officers said.

Video shows one of the men jumping out of the vehicle’s rear passenger seat, waving his gun, which appears to have an extended magazine, and shooting wildly into the street. Another man jumps off the driver’s side of the car and raises his hand as if he’s about to shoot as well, but it’s not clear if he’s actually firing a gun.

Video shows one of the men jumping out of the vehicle's rear passenger seat and brandishing his gun.
Video shows one of the men jumping out of the vehicle’s rear passenger seat and brandishing his gun.
Melvin Urena, 19, was shot and killed around 1:30 p.m. while driving past 429 E. 156th St., cops said.
Melvin Urena, 19, was shot and killed around 1:30 p.m. while driving past 429 E. 156th St., cops said.
Another man jumps off the driver's side of the car and raises his hand as if he's about to shoot as well, but it's not clear if he's actually firing a gun.
Another man jumps off the driver’s side of the car and raises his hand as if he’s about to shoot as well, but it’s not clear if he’s actually firing a gun.
The men fled back into their vehicle and headed east on East 156 Street.
The men fled back into their vehicle and headed east on East 156 Street.

Urena was shot once in the head and once in the right leg and was transported to Lincoln Hospital, where he died, according to police. The men fled back into their vehicle and headed east on East 156 Street.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s CrimeStoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or in Spanish at 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by subscribing to the CrimeStoppers website at or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

All calls are strictly confidential.

https://nypost.com/2022/07/03/video-captures-gunman-fatally-firing-on-scooter-riding-bronx-teen/ Video shows a gunman fatally shooting at a Bronx scooter rider

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