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At least 13 people shot across NYC during bloody stretch on Independence Day

One individual was killed and no less than 12 others had been injured in a spate of shootings throughout New York Metropolis throughout a bloody nine-hour interval on Independence Day, police stated.

Solely the borough of Staten Island was spared from the stretch of violence that started at round 3:10 p.m. in Queens, when a gunman opened hearth at a person in his 30s.

The sufferer was discovered in the course of the road in Cambria Heights with a gunshot wound to his hip. He was rushed to Lengthy Island Jewish Hospital in important however steady situation, the NYPD stated.

About two hours later, the boyfriend of an NYPD worker was shot and wounded in Soho as he sat in a grey Honda sedan in entrance of a high-end Dior store, law-enforcement sources stated.

The 27-year-old was shot in the precise underarm and was rushed to a close-by hospital by his girlfriend. He’s anticipated to stay, police stated.

Lower than an hour later at 5:50 p.m. in The Bronx, a gunman approached a 24-year-old man close to 775 Eagle Ave. in Melrose, shot him within the left leg and fled, the NYPD stated.

The sufferer was at Lincoln Hospital in steady situation.

Police investigate the scene of a shooting in Brooklyn.
Police examine the scene of a taking pictures in Brooklyn.
Wayne Carrington

Then in the identical Bronx police precinct, a dispute between two teams close to Pulaski Park broke out at 7:45 p.m. that ended with a 35-year-old man struggling a gunshot wound to the torso, in line with cops.

He was additionally rushed to Lincoln Hospital in steady situation, police stated.

About two hours later in Manhattan, a person was shot within the neck a block above Central Park. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital in steady situation. Police stated the sufferer was uncooperative and wouldn’t present particulars on how he was shot.

NYPD detectives investigate the scene of a shooting at Prospect Avenue in the Bronx.
NYPD detectives examine the scene of a taking pictures at Prospect Avenue within the Bronx.
James Keivom

Minutes later at 10:15 p.m., 4 individuals had been shot in Rochdale, Queens. Two males and a girl every suffered bullet wounds to their proper foot and a 3rd man was shot within the shoulder. All 4 had been rushed to Jamaica Hospital and are listed in steady situation, police stated.

Again within the Bronx, three males had been shot by a gunman who fled in a white sedan at round 10:30 p.m. in Belmont. One was shot within the chest and died at St. Barnabas Hospital. One other was shot within the leg and the third was shot within the arm. The 2 surviving victims are in steady situation at St. Barnabas. Police stated it was unclear in the event that they had been focused.

One final individual was shot simply earlier than the vacation wrapped up. Shortly earlier than midnight, a person was shot on Bainbridge Road in Brooklyn, police stated.

No arrests had been reported in any of the shootings.

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