Five people were shot — including one fatally — in the Big Apple overnight following a summer-like day with record-breaking temps, cops said.
A man was shot and killed in Staten Island, and gunfire also wounded victims in Queens, the Bronx and Brooklyn, authorities said.
In the fatal shooting, a 25-year-old man was shot in the head outside a home on Wright Street near Van Duzer Street in the Stapleton Heights section of Staten Island around 10:50 p.m. Thursday, authorities said.
The unconscious and unresponsive man was rushed to Richmond University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
The man, who has not been identified pending family notification, is a local gang member and has multiple prior arrests, cops said.
The motive for the shooting was not immediately known.
No arrests have been made.
About two hours earlier, a 22-year-old man was shot in the stomach and hand on 10th Street near 40th Avenue on the grounds of NYCHA’s Queensbridge North Houses, cops said.
He was taken to Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he was listed in stable condition.
The suspect fled and the motive is unclear.
In the Bronx, a 63-year-old man was blasted in the chest on East 167th Street near Clay Avenue in Morrisania around 7:30 p.m., cops said.
He was taken to Lincoln Medical Center, where he was listed in stable condition.
The gunman, who wore dark clothing, fled the scene. While the motive remains under investigation, police believe the two men know each other and may have been involved in a dispute earlier in the day.
Another Bronx shooting broke out around 2:15 a.m. Friday on Andrews Avenue South near West 180th Street in University Heights, cops said.
Two 18-year-old males were shot, one in the right leg and one in the back, police said.
Both were taken to St. Barnabas Hospital, where they were listed in stable condition.
The Thursday evening violence also included two women stabbed in Brooklyn around 11:30 p.m., cops said.
One of the women, in her 30s, was stabbed in the arm, and the other, in her 20s, was stabbed in her back and hand at East 38th Street and Church Avenue in East Flatbush, police said.
Both were taken to the Kings County Hospital Center, where they were listed in stable condition.
The women were uncooperative with investigators and did not provide any information on what led to the stabbing, cops said.
No arrests have been made.
New York peaked at 90 degrees in Central Park Thursday — shattering a heat record set in the 1970s with weather rarely seen in spring, meteorologists said.
Temperatures climbed higher than the previous record for the day — set in 1977 at 88 degrees.
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