SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx (PIX11) — Three people were injured in a shooting in the Bronx Friday evening, police said.
The shooting happened in the Soundview section at 1880 Lafayette Avenue around 8:40 p.m., according to the NYPD. Two people exited a sedan on Lafayette Avenue and began shooting in the direction of the victims.
One victim was shot in the leg, one was shot in the buttocks and a third victim was shot in the foot, police said. All three were expected to survive their injuries.
Police aren’t sure if the victims were the intended targets because there was a group of people near them when the shooting happened. The victims weren’t cooperating with detectives during the investigation, police said.
No arrests have been made. The shooting remains under investigation.
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