Man Killed In Triple Drive By Shooting

Police sealed off the area as they began their investigation into the fatal triple drive by shooting at 973 Prospect Avenue.
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Police need your help solving a fatal triple drive by shooting in Morrisania. According to police, three people were shot in a drive by shooting on Tuesday, May 1 at 10 p.m. at 973 Prospect. Upon arrival, police officers discovered a 26-year-old man shot in the chest and back, a 17-year-old male shot in the head and a 29-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the leg. EMS rushed all three victims to Lincoln Hospital, however the 26-year-old later died in the hospital. No arrests have been made in this ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. All calls are kept strictly confidential.

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