4 People Hurt In Bronx House Party Shooting


( 4UMF NEWS )4 People Hurt In Bronx House Party Shooting:

Four people were shot when gunfire erupted outside a house party in the Bronx early Sunday, police said.

A 55-year-old man was hit in the torso, a 25-year-old man and a woman, 22, were shot in their left legs, and a fourth victim was grazed across the shoulder when bullets started flying around 1:20 a.m. on University Ave. near W. 179th St. in Morris Heights, authorities said.

Three of the wounded were taken to Lincoln Medical Center, according to officials.

The fourth victim later walked into the same hospital with a bloodied shoulder, police sources said.

All four were listed in stable condition.

The shooter was being sought Sunday.

Overall, the number of citywide homicides are up by 6.7% this year over last year. There were 96 homicides as of April 26, compared with 90 homicides over the same period in 2014, NYPD records show.