A 46-year-old man was shot within the torso throughout a highway rage assault by a fellow motorist in Queens, police mentioned.
The sufferer was driving westbound on the Horace Harding Expressway when he acquired concerned in a dispute with one other motorist in entrance of 62-10 108th St., by the exit of of the Lengthy Island Expressway at 2 p.m. Saturday, cops mentioned.
“One of many drivers exited a white sedan and shot the opposite as soon as within the torso,” an NYPD spokeswoman mentioned.
The unknown gunman acquired again into the white sedan and drove off, cops mentioned.
The sufferer was transported to New York Presbyterian Hospital, Queens, with non-life-threatening accidents, police mentioned. There aren’t any arrests.
Lower than two hours earlier, a 17-year-old male was shot in the appropriate leg in entrance of 149-30 eighty fifth Avenue, close to 149th Avenue in Jamaica at 12:15 p.m., police mentioned. The “extremely uncooperative” sufferer was transported to Cohen Kids’s Medical Heart, the place he was listed in steady situation, authorities mentioned. There aren’t any arrests.
The afternoon bloodshed comes on the heels of three individuals damage in in a single day shootings throughout the Massive Apple.