NEW YORK (PIX11)— A woman is accused of fatally shooting a man at a Bronx gas station last year, authorities said Thursday.
Melissa Bell, 32, of the Bronx, was charged with murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon in connection to the Sept. 4, 2021, incident, police said. The shooting happened at the Shell gas station on Tillotson Avenue near Merritt and Provost avenues in the Bronx at about 3:30 a.m.
Police found the 28-year-old victim, Corey Allen of Mount Vernon, unconscious with a gunshot wound to the chest, officials said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Another man, 35, was shot in the incident and was taken to hospital in stable condition. It is unclear if Bell is accused in his shooting, said an NYPD spokesman.