New York Marks First Shooting-Free Weekend In 25 Years

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Not a single person was reported shot for all of Friday, Saturday and Sunday — marking the first city weekend free of shootings in at least a quarter-century, officials said Monday.

“I really don’t remember a weekend that no one was shot in the entire city,” NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan — on the job since 1982 — told The Post. “It’s a different city.”

This past weekend was the only Friday-Saturday-Sunday run without someone reported shot going back to at least 1993. The 98 hour streak was broken on Monday in the Bronx,  27-year-old victim caught a bullet in the ankle when a gunman opened fire near West 192nd Street in Fordham Manor.

 

 

Read more at NY POST.

{Matzav.com}

2 COMMENTS

  1. WHAT? 3 days of no shooting in a city is something to be proud of and make news and already calling it “a different city”?

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