3 men killed in New York City shooting as they attempted to rob a gun store July 5, 2021 July 5, 2021 admin

New York State Police say three men were killed in a shooting on Thursday morning on the city’s West Side.

State Police said in a statement that a white male was shot at around 8:30 a.m. near the intersection of West 57th Street and East 79th Street.

The suspect fled and was later located in a vehicle in the area of East 84th Street, near the Bronx Zoo.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Police said the gunman fled the scene in a red vehicle and was last seen driving west on West 57 th Street.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to contact the New York state police homicide bureau at 212-685-4357.