2 apparent innocent bystanders shot in Mount Hope, Bronx

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Tuesday, August 9, 2016

MOUNT HOPE, Bronx (WABC) -- Two apparent innocent bystanders were shot in the Mount Hope section of the Bronx on Monday night.

A 20-year-old woman and 63-year-old man were struck by bullets after gunshots were fired at 179th Street and Grand Concourse after 8 p.m.

Both victims were taken to St. Barnabas Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The people who were shot did not know each other and appeared to be unintended targets.

So far, there are no arrests and an investigation is underway.