3 Killed, 2 Injured In NYC Shooting Incidents

NEW YORK (AP) — Three men have been killed and two other injured in separate shooting incidents in New York City.

A 27-year-old man was found just after 11 p.m. Saturday on Batchelder Street in Brooklyn, with several gunshots to his torso. He was pronounced dead at Coney Island Hospital.

Police said another man was killed and two others were wounded in a shooting on Rockaway Avenue in Brooklyn shortly after 3 a.m. Sunday. The injured men were hospitalized in stable condition.

In Queens, a man was killed after being shot multiple times on 107 Avenue around 4 a.m. Sunday.

No names for the victims have been released.

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