One man was killed and one other harm in two separate shootings throughout New York Metropolis in a single day, police mentioned.
The lethal gunfire erupted at about 1:30 a.m. in South Ozone Park, Queens, the place a 31-year-old man was discovered shot a number of occasions within the again on the nook of 134th Road and Rockaway Boulevard. The sufferer was pronounced lifeless at Jamaica Hospital Medical Heart.
Police are probing whether or not the sufferer could have been concerned in a shootout with one other man, or had been taking part in an unlawful cube recreation involving 10 to 12 individuals, the NYPD mentioned. There are not any arrests and the investigation stays ongoing.
Thirty minutes earlier in Brooklyn, at 1 a.m., a 29-year-old man was shot in the precise ankle on Franklin Avenue, close to Lexington Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, police mentioned. The “very uncooperative” sufferer was taken to Methodist Hospital with non-life-threatening accidents, cops mentioned. There are not any arrests.