Another capturing erupts in Times Square: police

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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.

This is the third shooting at Times Square so far this year.
This is the third capturing at Times Square thus far this 12 months.
Peter Gerber

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.

The gunfire erupted around 12:15 p.m. at the corner of West 40th Street and 7th Avenue, sending the victim stumbling underground toward the 1 train.
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 1 prepare.Peter Gerber

Shots additionally rang out in early May in Times Square, leaving three wounded, together with a 4-year-old lady.

Police on scene the place a capturing sufferer was discovered within the subway station.
James Messerschmidt