Woman clings to life after Coney Island shootings

(AP) - New York City police say four people wereinjured, one seriously, during a shooting in Coney Island.Police said the shooting apparently erupted following a

NEW YORK - (AP) - New York City police say four people wereinjured, one seriously, during a shooting in Coney Island.

Police said the shooting apparently erupted following a disputeinvolving a 20-year-old man and a teenage girl.

It occurred at 9 p.m. Wednesday outside the Coney Island Houses,near the beach.

Police say the girl's 19-year-old brother got into an argumentwith the 20-year-old man.

Later, the 20-year-old showed up with two other men. At somepoint shots rang out. Police say it has not been determined wherethe shots came from or who fired them.

The 20-year-old and his friends were struck. They were in stablecondition.

Police say the girl's mother was hit in the head. She was incritical condition.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12's Lily Stolzberg finds out what men 1 On the Spot: Beauty Products
As News 12 has reported, Haste shot and 2 Officer quits to avoid firing after shooting of unarmed teen
Neighborhood Brief for March 26 3 Neighborhood Brief for March 26
Police say two black men in their 20s 4 10-year-old thwarts Canarsie home invasion
The New York City Transit Museum welcomed kids 5 NYC Transit Museum welcomes kids with special needs

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE