New York shootout leaves man shot dead outside restaurant, two men injured
A man was killed and three others were injured in two separate shootings in Brooklyn and Manhattan on Friday night, police said.
Officers responded to a 911 call of shots fired at Rockaway Parkway and Glenwood Avenue in Canarsie at around 10:13 p.m. and found two men with gunshot wounds outside the Golden Krust Caribbean restaurant.
One of the victims, 32, was shot in the neck and pronounced dead at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center. The police were waiting to inform his family before disclosing his name.
The other victim was shot in the left shoulder and taken by first responders to the same hospital, where he was in stable condition, cops said.
No suspect was immediately arrested.
Just over an hour earlier in Upper Manhattan, police said two men were shot outside 690 Academy Street in Inwood around 9 p.m.
One of the victims, a 29-year-old man, was shot in the head and taken to Harlem hospital in critical condition.
The other victim, 20, was taken privately to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital with a gunshot wound to his arm. He was in stable condition, cops said.
Police said three suspects fled the scene in a dark-colored sedan.