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NYPD say woman shot outside Bronx Zoo

A 55-year-old lady was shot within the again outdoors the Bronx Zoo Friday night, authorities stated.

The sufferer was shot whereas she was standing on Southern Boulevard and East 187th Avenue — yards from the zoo’s Birds of Prey exhibit — round 5:40 p.m., the NYPD stated.

Police have been on the lookout for two males who have been passing by on a motorbike which may be “potential suspects,” in accordance with the division.

A police officer probes the area where a woman was shot while standing on Southern Boulevard and East 187th Street.
A police officer probes the world the place a lady was shot whereas standing on Southern Boulevard and East 187th Avenue.
(Kevin C. Downs for The New York
The woman was shot in the back while standing near the yards from the zoo's Birds of Prey exhibit at 5:40 p.m.
The girl was shot within the again whereas standing close to the yards from the zoo’s Birds of Prey exhibit at 5:40 p.m.
(Kevin C. Downs for The New York

The girl was in secure situation at St. Barnabas Hospital, which is blocks away from the Belmont crime scene.

It was not instantly clear if she was focused or hit by a stray bullet, police stated.

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