Cuatro hombres y una mujer estaban en Claremont Park cuando se dispararon alrededor 9:07 pm., a spokesperson for the New York City Police Department
Three of the males and the female were injured in the shooting and got to an area hospital without an ambulance, la policía dijo. The fifth victim, a male, died from his injuries.
The ages of the victims were not immediately released.
It’s not clear what led to the shootings, and the motive for the shooting remains unclear.
Police said no arrests have been made.
Shooting incidents and gun violence exploded in New York el año pasado and have continued to surge in
2021. According to the NYPD’s city crime statistics
, shooting incidents this year through May
9 have skyrocketed
86% over the same period a year ago