Multiple people shot in Harlem

five men and one woman recovering after being hit
July 9, 2008 4:50:20 AM PDT
Six people -- five men and one woman -- were shot when bullets flew in Harlem last night. Eyewitness News is told the victims were all shot near West 142nd Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard just after 11:30 p.m.

They victims were reportedly standing outside when they were shot.

Officials say the victims -- two 19-year-old men, a 32-year-old man, a 33-year-old man, a 53-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman -- were all rushed to Harlem Hospital. They all had non-life threatening injuries.

Two people were placed in custody, and charges are pending. Their weapons were recovered at the scene.

It was not immediately known what sparked the shooting.


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