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5 teens shot in New York City Park Over Designer Backpack

(NY Daily News) A barrage of gunfire at a Brooklyn playground left six people wounded Monday afternoon.


Six teenagers were shot and wounded in Harry Maze Playground.

Gunshots rang out shortly before 5 p.m. at the Harry Maze Playground on Ave. D and E. 57th St., sending several teenagers scattering for cover.

Emergency personnel took four victims to Kings County Hospital, while two more victims walked into the hospital on their own, FDNY officials said.


Emergency workers take away a teen who was injured in the shooting at Harry Maze Playground in Brooklyn.

Their conditions were not immediately known, but an NYPD source said none of their injuries appeared to be life-threatening.

All of the victims are teenagers, and “none of the kids are talking now,” the source said.


Police were interviewing the teens Monday.

Police are still investigating, though cops responded to early reports about a teenager shot in the waist at the playground, and a second victim found with a graze wound to his neck, on Kings Highway between Ave D. and Foster Ave, sources said.

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1 Comment on 5 teens shot in New York City Park Over Designer Backpack

  1. Cheechee_Runner // June 14, 2016 at 6:43 am // Reply

    It’s really sad that there are so many shooting incidents nowadays


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