Two shot — one fatally — throughout NYC on Sunday


Two folks had been shot — one fatally — citywide on Sunday, with no further gun violence reported by early Monday afternoon, cops mentioned.

The latest incident got here round eight p.m. when a 47-year-old man was shot in his personal Staten Island residence, on Cary Avenue close to Publish Avenue in Port Richmond, throughout an tried residence invasion theft.

The sufferer was taken to Richmond College Medical Middle in steady situation, and the 2 suspects took off, cops mentioned.

It was unclear whether or not the sufferer or his residence was focused, in response to police.

About 40 minutes earlier, Eric Ford, 28, was blasted as soon as within the torso and twice within the leg on the nook of Ralph Avenue and Lincoln Place within the Weeksville part of Brooklyn, cops mentioned.

He was taken to Brookdale Hospital the place he was pronounced useless.

The capturing gave the impression to be gang-related and stemmed from a dispute, police mentioned.

The 2 males had been the one folks shot throughout the 5 boroughs Sunday, in response to preliminary numbers.

Nobody was shot on that day in 2019, which was a Friday.

As of Sunday, 1,635 folks had been shot in 1,331 incidents across the city so far this year.

Victims have greater than doubled — and incidents are nearing that mark — in comparison with the 2019 whole.