NYC overnight shootings leave 6 injured, 1 dead


Bullets flew overnight, killing a driver in Harlem and leaving five others wounded across the city, police said Sunday.

The 55-year-old man was in a 2017
Dodge Ram when he was shot five times at 147th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard around 3:30 a.m., cops said.

The man, whose identity wasn’t released, had a last known address in Maine, cops said. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital but couldn’t be saved.

“It seems pretty intentional when you shoot somebody five times,” a police source said.

There were no immediate arrests.

A 22-year-old man and an 18-year-old were shot as they travelled on a motor scooter in front of 951 Adee Avenue in the Bronx around 1 a.m., cops said. The shooter rolled up next to their scooter in a late model BMW and started firing, according to police.

The older man suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was in critical condition, cops said. The teenager was shot in the leg and expected to survive.

Shot up truck.
The driver of a red Dodge Ram was shot at by another vehicle at the intersection of Frederick Douglass Blvd and W 151st Street.
Seth Gottfried

There were no immediate arrests in the double shooting.

The first overnight shooting happened just after midnight in the Bronx when a 40-year-old man was shot in the leg during a dispute, cops said.

The man was shot at 680 Balcom Avenue and was rushed to Jacobi Hospital in stable condition.

315 Harman Street shooting.
A male was shot in the vicinity of 315 Harman Street and was transported to Woodhull Hospital.
Seth Gottfried

Police took a person of interest into custody, and charges were pending. It wasn’t clear what the argument was over.

A short time later, at around 12:20 a.m. a man walked into Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx with a gunshot wound to the right thigh, police said. He told cops he was shot at Nereid Avenue and Matilda Avenue in Wakefield.

The sixth man was shot around 4:30 a.m. in front of 229th Street and 115th Road in Queens, cops said. The 30-year-old was struck once in the chest and taken to Jamaica Hospital in critical condition.

Police on the scene of a shooting.
Two people were shot at the intersection of Adee and Colden Avenues.
Seth Gottfried

There were no immediate arrests, cops said.

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