Gunshot victim seeks aid at Bronx deli, later dies at hospital: police

THE BRONX — A man who went into a Bronx deli seeking help after being shot was later pronounced dead at a hospital, police said Tuesday.

Police investigate a shooting that took place outside a Bronx deli on Sept. 24, 2018. (PIX11)

A gunman shot the victim, Sylvester Paul, and tried to hit him with a vehicle during a dispute on Gun Hill Road near Fenton Avenue, bordering the Pelham Gardens and Baychester neighborhoods, Monday around 11:40 p.m., according to police.

Paul, 46, then went into a deli nearby seeking help, police said.

He was transported to a hospital, where police said he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made, and information about the shooter has yet to be released.

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