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Inwood shooting injures 5 people, including teenager: NYPD

Inwood shooting
Posted at 9:01 AM, Jul 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-05 09:14:37-04

INWOOD, Manhattan — Five people, including a teenager, were shot in Manhattan early Sunday morning, police said.

Gunfire erupted outside 549 Academy St. in Inwood around 3:40 a.m., according to the NYPD.

A 29-year-old woman and a 28-year-old man were both shot in the leg, a 15-year-old boy was hit in the ankle, a 30-year-old man was shot in the back and a 23-year-old man was shot in the head, police said.

The five victims were taken to area hospitals. The 23-year-old man was listed in critical condition, police said.

No arrests have been made.

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