At least three people, including two teenagers, were shot dead in another bloody night of gun violence in New York City — which also saw a young mother shot while pushing a stroller on the Upper East Side, authorities said.
The latest victim, a 16-year-old boy, was shot at around 4:45 a.m. Thursday at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, police said.
His injury was not life threatening.
Police say the teenager did not cooperate with investigators and did not provide any information about where the shooting took place.
The other teenager, an 18-year-old man, was shot in the leg at around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday on East 216th Street near Bronxwood Avenue in the Williamsbridge neighborhood of the Bronx, police officers said.
He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
The circumstances leading to the shooting are unclear.
Just before 4 a.m. Thursday, a 31-year-old man was shot in the right leg on West 129th Street near Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard in the grounds of NYCHA’s St. Nicholas Houses in Harlem, authorities said.
According to police, the victim reported that she was sitting outside when she was shot.
He was taken to Harlem Hospital in stable condition, police said.
The shooting comes hours after a 20-year-old woman, who was pushing her 3-month-old child in a stroller, was shot at close range by a suspect who approached her from behind on Lexington Avenue and East 95th Street head was shot. according to NYPD and sources.
She was taken to Metropolitan Hospital, where she was pronounced dead about an hour later, authorities said.
The baby was unharmed, police said.
As of Thursday morning, authorities have not released the young mother’s name pending notification of the family. The motive for the killing also remains unclear.
The shooter, dressed in a black hoodie and sweatpants, fled on foot up East 95th Street, according to police. He was still wanted Thursday morning.
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