Stray bullet kills woman, 92

October 20, 2009 10:06:40 PM PDT
A stray bullet struck and killed a 92-year-old woman in her home on Tuesday night. According to police, the bullet came through a first floor window of the home on East 224th Street in the Wakefield section of the Bronx around 5:40 p.m.

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The woman was struck in the back. She was taken to Jacobi Medical Center in critical condition. She died a short time later.

She was later identified by police as Sadie Mitchell.

Witnesses told Eyewitness News that a large group of kids was fighting outside the home right before the fatal shot was fired.

Police have not made any arrests.

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