Bronx woman shot, killed in broad daylight: NYPD - Metro US

Bronx woman shot, killed in broad daylight: NYPD


A woman was shot and killed in the Bronx in broad daylight on Thursday, steps away from the Pelham Parkway Houses public housing development in Allerton.

Cops respond to an emergency call and found the unidentified woman at around 3:10 p.m. in front of 955 Waring Avenue with a gunshot wound to her chest.

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Described only as a woman in her twenties, paramedics said she was unconscious and unresponsive.

EMS rushed her to Jacobi Medical Center where doctors pronounced her dead soon after.

The shooting took place not far from two area schools — Public School 89 and Christopher Columbus High School — about an hour after school let out.

Authorities said the investigation was ongoing, and no arrests had been made by Thursday evening.

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