Nine people were shot dead over a period of several hours in four New York boroughs Thursday, including a woman who was killed in Brooklyn, police officers said.
The daylight shooting began around noon at the Mitchel Houses at 360 E. 137th St. in the Bronx when a 20-year-old man was shot in the right leg, police officers said.
He was taken to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition. He is a known member of a subgroup of the Crips gang, a police source said.
The fatal shooting happened about an hour later when a woman struck her body multiple times at 445 Pulaski Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant, police officers said.
A 63-year-old man who was with her was shot once in the back, according to police. He was known to the department, a police source said.
A 47-year-old man was arrested in connection with the shooting, police said. His identity was not immediately released.
Around the same time, a 21-year-old man was shot once in the arm at the Sotomayor Houses at 1725 Bruckner Boulevard in the Bronx. He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center.
Then, at around 2:45 p.m. in Upper Manhattan, a 23-year-old man was shot once in the left upper body.
He told police he was standing at West 142nd Street and Edgecombe Avenue when three men on scooters approached and started shooting, police said.
He was taken to Harlem Hospital in stable condition. There were no arrests.
A 33-year-old man was shot and killed around 2:48 p.m. at the Ravenswood Houses at 35-27 12th Street in Queens, police officers said. He was stripped on the left ear and taken to Mount Sinai. He told police he left, heard gunshots and felt pain.
Just before 6 p.m., a man was shot dead at the Morrisania Houses at 3125 Park Avenue in the Bronx, police officers said. His age and other details were not available, police said.
About 45 minutes later, a 43-year-old man was shot and killed outside 1152 Elton Street near Egan Street in East New York in Brooklyn, police said. He was taken to Brookdale University Hospital in stable condition.
Cops said he was highly uncooperative and known to the department.
In the latest daylight shooting, a 28-year-old man was shot in the left leg just after 7pm outside a deli at 943 Wales Avenue, police officers said.
No arrests were announced in any of the shootings.
Additional reporting by Patrick Reilly
https://nypost.com/2022/06/16/at-least-9-shot-1-killed-in-series-of-broad-daylight-shootings-across-nyc/ At least 9 shots, 1 killed in a series of broad daylight shootings across New York