Two men were killed and five other people were wounded in six separate shootings and a stabbing across the Big Apple Saturday, police said.
The fatal shooting happened in East New York at around 1 p.m., when a 31-year-old man was shot multiple times in the head and torso on Milford St. The unidentified victim was taken to Brookdale Hospital where he was pronounced dead, cops said.
The shooter remains at large, police said.
Just over an hour later at 2:15 a.m. in Manhattan, a 21-year-old man was stabbed under the arm while standing outside a building on West 181st St. in Washington Heights, cops said.
The unidentified victim was taken to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital where he died, cops said. The assailant remains on the loose, cops said.
The day’s first shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. on Forrest Ave. in Staten Island where a 44-year-old man was shot near the left eye. The area was only grazed, police said.
Then, at 2 a.m. in the Bronx, a 31-year-old woman was shot once in the thigh on East 204 St. near Decatur Ave. cops said.
The unidentified woman told police she was standing on the street and felt pain and realized she’d been shot, police said. The male suspect, dressed all in black, fled the scene.
Just before 4 a.m. in Brooklyn, a 21-year-old man was shot on Georgia Ave. in East New York, according to police. Cops took him to Brookdale Hospital where he remained in critical condition Saturday.
And just before 4:30 a.m., a 33-year-old man was shot near Richmond Hill in Queens in the right calf but not seriously injured by an unknown gunman. The suspect told police he heard shots and felt pain but did not see who shot him.