Four people were shot, two fatally, in separate shootings in the Bronx on Tuesday, police said.
Dwayne Saunders, a 37-year-old from Queens, was shot several times around 11 a.m. in Norwood after shots were fired on Perry Avenue. He later died at a local hospital from his gunshot wounds, officials said.
Around 10 p.m., a 26-year-old man was shot and killed near Prospect Avenue and East 164th Street in Morrisania after a man in his 20s, who was wearing a ski mask and gray hoodie, exited a beige sedan and opened fire. A 17-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the head and is in critical condition, as is a 29-year-old man who was shot in the leg, police said.
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No arrests have been made, and the victim’s identity has not yet been released. Police sources told PIX11 that they believe the shooting was gang-related.