Bloody on the streets of the Big Applewith two people on Saturday In separate cases in Bronx, one was shot critically, according to subsequent police.
Police said a man in his twenties was shot in the head while riding an electric scooter on East 156th Street and Melrose Avenue around 1:30 pm.
Two gray SUV shooters driving with the victim jumped out of the car and fired, police said.
The victims were taken to Lincoln Hospital in crisis and were fighting for his life, NYPD said. The suspect rushed away on an SUV and was not immediately arrested.
At around 2:20 pm, less than an hour later, police reported that a man was shot dead on West 171 Street and Ogden Avenue in the Mount Eden section. No other information was immediately available.
A holiday weekend got off to an ominous startOne person was killed and at least seven were injured(including a 15-year-old boy) shot New York City all night on Saturday.