Violent Shootings Continue to Plague NYC
Police confirmed a total of 22 people, including several teenagers, were shot across the city on Sunday night, early Monday.
On Friday and Shabbos, there were five shooting incidents with five reported victims. In 2019, only one victim was recorded in comparison to Friday and none in comparison to Shabbos.
According to police sources, last week, there was a total of 49 shootings with 57 victims and eight deaths.
As gun violence increases only seven of NYPD’s 77 precincts have managed to stay clear of shooting incidents and the 66th Street precinct in Boro Park is one of them.