Westchester man cuffed for shooting another man to death in the Bronx

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A Westchester man was arrested for allegedly shooting a man to death and injuring a woman in the Bronx this past spring.

According to police, at 6:15 p.m. on April 27 the NYPD responded to a 911 call regarding a person shot at East 216 Street and Olinville Avenue. Upon their arrival, officers found two people that had been shot: a 27-year-old woman who was shot once in the torso, and 39-year-old Robert Hill, of Madison Street in Mount Vernon, who was shot in the chest.

Both victims were rushed to Montefiore Medical Center, where Hill was pronounced dead. The 27-year-old woman was listed in stable condition.

On July 5, 41-year-old Omar Briscoe, of South 10th Avenue in Mount Vernon, was arrested in connection to the shooting. He was charged with murder, manslaughter, and criminal possession of a weapon.

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