6 people shot, one fatally, across NYC as gunplay rages: NYPD

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Six people were shot across the city Wednesday — one fatally — according to preliminary numbers released by the NYPD.

Most recently, an 18-year-old man was blasted in both legs on 50th Street near Fifth Avenue in Sunset Park around 11:30 p.m.

He was taken to NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn with non-life-threatening injuries, and he’s described as uncooperative, cops said.

Around 9:40 p.m., a 27-year-old man was struck once in the leg during a fight on Lenox Avenue near Malcolm X Boulevard in Harlem, cops said.

He was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem with non-life-threatening injuries, and is also described as uncooperative.

About 10 minutes earlier, a 34-year-old man was shot once in the arm during another squabble on Gates Avenue and Throop Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, cops said.

He was taken to the Kings County Hospital Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect, described as about 5-foot-8 — last seen wearing all black and a face mask — fled on foot.

Around 5:45 p.m., a 27-year-old man was blasted in the torso outside an apartment building on Beach 31st Street near Seagirt Avenue in Far Rockaway, cops said.

EMS took the man to nearby St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, but he could not be saved.

Earlier in the day, a 23-year-old man was shot in the left leg just before 1 p.m. as he walked to the store on Swinton Avenue near Dewey Avenue in the Throgs Neck section of the Bronx, cops said.

He told cops a car pulled up and someone inside fired several rounds at him.

He was taken to Jacobi Medical Center by private means and is listed in stable condition.

And just after 9 a.m., an 8-year-old girl was shot inside a Bronx NYCHA apartment.

The young victim was struck once in the stomach when a man walked into the apartment on East 143rd Street near Third Avenue on the grounds of the Patterson Houses, cops said.

She was taken by private means to Lincoln Medical Center, where she is also listed in stable condition.

On Wednesday’s date in 2019, six people were also shot, but in five separate incidents, according to police.

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