16-year-old killed in Lower East Side shooting, 1 other injured: NYPD


NEW YORK — A teenager was killed and another person was injured in a shooting on Manhattan’s Lower East Side Friday, according to police officials.

It happened at around 8:30 p.m. in the vicinity of Delancy and Suffolk streets.

A 16-year-old male was killed in the shooting; a second male was also shot, suffering injuries not considered to be life-threatening.

Officials could not provide additional info on the second victim, who was taken to the hospital via private means.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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