NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 16-year-old boy was killed Wednesday in the Bronx.
He was shot along with a 23-year-old man around 1 p.m. on East 187th Street and Prospect Avenue.READ MORE: Report: Mayor De Blasio To Issue Vaccine Mandate For All New York City Municipal Workers, Including First Responders
Police say it’s unclear if the victims were the intended targets, but sources tell CBS2 they believe the shooting may have been gang-related.READ MORE: Viral Video Shows Unmasked NYPD Officer Pushing Masked Commuter Out Of Subway Station
Investigators are searching for two suspects who got out of a vehicle and started shooting before driving away.
The 23-year-old victim is expected to survive his injuries.MORE NEWS: Hip-Hop Improv Show 'Freestyle Love Supreme' Returns To Broadway
Anyone with information about the shooters is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.