Teen Girl Found Dead In East Harlem

NEW YORK (CBS 2) — A 17-year-old girl was shot dead in East Harlem.

It happened just after 1 a.m. Sunday at East 128th Street.

Police said Cheyenne Baez was hit by a bullet in the the back.

Another victim, a 30-year-old man, was discovered a few blocks away with a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to Harlem Hospital, where he was listen in stable condition.

No arrests have been made.

  • GWEN

    you no what people always say well im sorry but they should are should not have done this and that but the hell with that .people should not try an play god and hurt these people it dont matter what you do you are not GOD SO PUT THE DAMN GUNS AWAY.BE 21 AND MAM

  • Roberto

    RIP what a tragic story, my prayers go out to the family for there loss….

    What was a 17 year old doing out on the streets of NYC at 1am? please do not take my comment as being negative or hurtful, im just asking a question…

    By no means did she deserve what happened to her, but she also should not have been out.

  • cecilia bonilla

    Omg where in harlem east 128st and what avenue?

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  • John Ferrer

    Cheyenne babysat for my grandson. She was a caring, loving person. May God rest her soul. Her mother accepted Jesus a few years ago and only through that acceptance can she face this disaster. Her mother will see her again and live with her forever in Heaven. Lisa, hold on to Jesus. He is there with you in all times.

  • katrice

    JJ and SAL u sound extremely ignorant cheyenne was a bright and talented girl who had a bright future ahead of her and i dont understand why she had to go the way she did how could that person have done that? i hope they catch his ass….cheyenne you are truly an angel sent to us but now god has taken you back because he felt it was right for u to be with him once more sleep in peace and watch over your mom

  • angie

    its sad how many young people we’re losing these days. just a couple of weeks ago my step brother; only 18, was shot to death in Harlem also. too many things are happening to the youth and we need to unite as one to stop these horrible things from happening.

    • Gzy

      You talking about jeffrey

  • Honey

    we will miss you babygirl… you are in a wayyy better place now… ill always remember the choir days && ur million $$ smile … love you <3 ur a fallen angel && will NEVER b forgotten

  • Ann Smith

    This is just sad, please youth get it together or there wont even be a next generation. My prayers go with all her family and friends. We as a community need to get come together and find a way to fight off violence for the sake of our loved one. God be with you all .

  • tee

    R.i.p Cheyenne. She was a great girl, always in school with a Life ahead of her .
    Shes now in a better place.

  • lil

    Lord comfort Lisa & her family, such things happen 2 da wrong ppl. Open da gates 4 this angle “Cheyenne” RIP. So many feelin,so lost 4 words

  • shayy

    dammm chey ! yy yuh ?? I ove yuhh ndd im really gna miss yuh !

  • G

    FYI she was a very good girl that stayed out of trouble and DID NOT rome the streets!…… So all the negative feed back keep it to your self because no one cares about your oppinions!!!!!!!

  • G

    I’ve known Cheyenne AKA Canela since she was in her mother’s womb! It’s unfortunate that she fell victim to her own enviroment that houses ignorant savages and low lives! R.I.P. Mami your in a much better place! To my girl i’m here for you Love You and Canela Always!

  • Khia

    I am sorry for the tragic loss of this familly especially for her mom. It brings tears to my eyes. No mother every anticipates the loss of a child. What could have been so bad for someone to take such a cowardly act of shooting a child in the back? May justice prevail in this case. My prayers are with the family and friends.

  • Mc

    Listen Sal someone very young lost their life and that is very disrespect of you to say something like that. Cheyenne was an awesome girl with her whole life ahead of her. She was just at the wrong place at the wrong time.

  • K

    You dummy a young girl lost her life and another one shot. All you can think about is criticizing a misspelling. Go play in traffic.

  • hv

    RIP Cheyenne, you are an angel! My heart goes out to Lisa and the family. You were such a good girl, very respectful and friendly. You’re now with ur grandparents, they’ll take good care of u now.

  • Losst .

    cant believe she`s really gonee , such an anqel :( RIP .

  • SS

    Really JJ? A teen is shot dead and another injured, and you notice the spelling and grammar instead? I saw “Wow” on your commnet so I read thinking you are as shocked by me by the shooting…but apparently not…

    • SS

      …oh, excuse me, I misspelled ‘comment’…Iand meant to say ‘as shocked as I am’….I sincerely apologize….LOL!

  • uh huh

    Its clearly a typo you moron..get a life. You have nothing better to do? And for the record, listen is a word, therefore it would not have been picked up by a spell check! I think you may be dumber than a 5th grader!

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