1 dead, woman’s neck grazed in shootings across NYC’s 5 boroughs

A spate of gun violence led to bloodshed in every borough Friday evening, leaving at least one man dead in The Bronx and a woman grazed in the neck by a bullet on a Manhattan basketball court.

The 25-year-old woman was injured when three people opened fire on a group at the King Towers Basketball Court on Lenox Avenue and 113th Street in Harlem just before 6 p.m., the NYPD and police sources said.

She was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital, where she was expected to recover, according to cops and the sources.

The shooters, two of them on Citi Bikes, fled north on Lenox Avenue, the sources said.

In The Bronx, police were called to the Bronx River Houses in Soundview at 11:30 p.m. to investigate a shooting that left a man injured, officials said. The circumstances of that attack were not immediately clear.

Hours earlier in the borough, a 36-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds was found lying unconscious next to 593 Oak Terrace in Mott Haven just after 4 p.m., the NYPD said.

Police do not know what happened surrounding the Bronx killing.
The grisly scene of a shooting in Mott Haven, Bronx, on June 11, 2021.
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Officials at Lincoln Hospital said the 36-year-old had died from the shooting.
Officials at Lincoln Hospital said the 36-year-old shooting victim died from his wounds.
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The woman who was shot in the neck is expected to survive her wounds.
The woman who was shot in the neck is expected to survive her wounds.
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He was pronounced dead at Lincoln Hospital, according to police.

In Queens, a 29-year-old man was in critical condition at Jamaica Hospital after being shot in his abdomen and leg. That incident took place in front of an address on Quencer Road near Dunkirk Street in St. Albans just before 11 p.m., police said.

At around the same time on Staten Island, a 35-year-old man who was sleeping on a porch in Fox Hills was ambushed by a shooter who fired three shots into his back, before fleeing the scene at 339 Hillside Avenue, cops said.

The victim was taken to Rumsey Hospital where he was in stable condition, according to officials.

The suspects in the Harlem shooting fled north, sources told The Post.
The suspects in the Harlem shooting fled north, sources told The Post.
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She was taken to St. Luke's Hospital after being hit by the bullet.
The Harlem shooting victim was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital.
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A 21-year-old was hit in the chest with a bullet in Brooklyn.
A 21-year-old was hit in the chest with a bullet in Brooklyn and is now in recovery.
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Earlier, in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, a 21-year-old man was shot in the chest, cops said.

The attack happened at 46th Street and 6th Avenue around 4 p.m.

Two suspects got into a white Honda Civic and fled the broad-daylight shooting scene, police said.

The victim was taken to Maimonides Hospital, where he was recovering, cops said.

The shootings came after three earlier incidents of gunplay left two men dead and another wounded early on Friday morning.

Metro | New York Post

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