Harrisburg teen shot, killed in New York

NEW YORK (AP) – New York City police say a Pennsylvania teenager was killed and another man was injured after they were shot in front of a home in the Bronx.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Saturday in the Longwood section of the borough.

Police say officers responding to a 911 call found a 17-year-old boy and 21-year-old man shot multiple times.

They say 17-year-old Elwin Coste, of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, had been shot in the stomach, arm and leg. He died after being rushed to a local hospital.

The 21-year-old victim was shot in the torso and arms. Police say he remained in critical condition Saturday afternoon.

Police say they are continuing to investigate. No arrests have been made.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s