Bronx Shooting: Two Dead, One Injured

Posted on April 09, 2011, 2:05 pm
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Police are searching for a shooter after two people were gunned down in the Bronx last night.

Officers responding to a 911 call say they found three men shot around 8 p.m. near West Fordham Road and University Avenue.

A 17-year-old and a 22-year-old were both killed.

A 40-year-old man who was shot in the leg is being treated at the hospital.

Police sources tell NY1 the shooting may have been gang related.

Anyone with information about the case is being asked to contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS, by texting TIP577 to CRIMES, or by going to NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.

 

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