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One dead after two men shot in the Bronx: police

Posted: 6:16 AM, Jun 07, 2019
Updated: 2019-06-07 06:24:12-04

EAST BRONX — Police are investigating after two men were shot, one fatally, just after midnight Friday in the Bronx.

Authorities said police responded around 12:15 a.m. Friday to a 911 call of people shot in front of 1255 Adee Ave. in the East Bronx.

When officers arrived they found two men with gunshot wounds, police said.

A 35-year-old man had been shot in the chest and a 57-year-old man had been shot in the shoulder, according to authorities.

EMS responded and transported both men to an area hospital, where the 35-year-old victim was pronounced dead, police said.

The 57-year-old victim survived the shooting but his condition is unknown at this time.

Police have made no arrests but said the investigation remains ongoing.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visitingwww.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).