An individual was shot in Times Square early Monday afternoon — the third occasion of gun violence within the busy vacationer hub this 12 months, police mentioned.
The gunfire erupted round 12:15 p.m. on the nook of West fortieth Street and Seventh Avenue, sending the sufferer stumbling underground towards the No. 1 prepare, police sources mentioned.
No different data was instantly accessible.
The act of gunplay marks the third capturing on the Crossroads of the World this 12 months.
In June, a vacationer was hit by a ricocheting bullet on the busy vacationer vacation spot whereas strolling along with his household. A 16-year-old turned himself within the following week in connection to the violence.
Shots additionally rang out in early May in Times Square, leaving three wounded, together with a 4-year-old lady.