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Overnight NYC shootings leave 8 hurt, 2 critically

Eight people were hurt — two critically — in at least six shootings that erupted across the Big Apple overnight, authorities said. 

Some of the bloody gun violence involved a dispute inside the Mamajuana Café on East Tremont Avenue near Puritan Avenue in Pelham Bay in The Bronx around 3:15 a.m. Friday, cops said. 

A 25-year-old man was shot twice in the stomach during the fight and taken to Jacobi Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. 

Two more men, ages 19 and 30, were wounded in the same incident and walked into the hospital, cops said. 

The 30-year-old man, who was shot twice in the chest and once in the right leg, is listed in critical condition.

The 19-year-old man, who was shot twice in the stomach, is listed in stable condition and described as highly uncooperative, police said. 

Mamajuana Café The Bronx shooting
Three people were shot in the incident at Mamajuana Café.
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Meanwhile, around 11:20 p.m. Thursday, a 32-year-old man was shot in the stomach at 167th Street and 43rd Avenue in Flushing, Queens, cops said. 

A 30-year-old suspect in the shooting fled on foot into Flushing Cemetery, and the victim was taken to NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. 

A little over an hour earlier, a 35-year-old man walked into Harlem Hospital with a gunshot wound to his right leg, cops said. 

Flushing shooting
Police probe the shooting incident at 167th Street in Flushing.
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He was described as highly uncooperative, and police did not have information on where the incident occurred. 

And just after 9 p.m. in the Claremont section of the Bronx, a 33-year-old man was shot in the buttocks at the corner of Washington Avenue and Claremont Parkway, cops said.

The gunman fled on an e-bike, and the victim went to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition.

Earlier in the evening, a 27-year-old pregnant woman was shot in the neck inside a Lower East Side apartment on Madison Street, part of NYCHA’s Vladeck Houses, cops said. 

The 28-year-old suspect — who cops say is known to the victim — shot her around 8:15 p.m., cops said. 

Flushing shooting
There were at least six shootings across the city overnight including the one in Flushing, which an officer is seen responding to.
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She was taken to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in critical condition. 

Back in Queens, a 49-year-old man was shot once in the wrist on 118th Avenue near 152nd Street in South Jamaica around 6:30 p.m., cops said. 

He reported hearing shots and feeling pain and was taken to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in stable condition.


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