One person dead in overnight NYC shooting


One person was killed and another wounded in separate shootings across the Big Apple overnight, police said.

Both shootings occurred in the Bronx.

The deadly gunfire erupted at about 2:20 a.m. Saturday in Baychester, where a 36-year-old man was shot in the neck on Thwaites Place, near the Bronx River Parkway, police said.

Cops responding to a 911 call found the unidentified victim unconscious and unresponsive. EMS pronounced the 36-year-old dead at the scene. There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

Shortly before 10 p.m. Friday, a gunman shot a 31-year-old man in the right hand on Walton Avenue and East 158th Street in Morris Heights, police said. The victim was taken to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition, cops said. There are no arrests.

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At around 2:20 a.m. Saturday a male was shot in the neck in front of 600 Twaites Place.
Seth Gottfried for NY Post

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