Night of bullets: 3 dead, 6 injured in different shooting incidents throughout city
Gunfire erupted in Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens overnight
BY ERIK BADIA
Man shot at Vibes night club in South Jamaica, Queens — who later died — was one of several people shot around the city late Saturday and early Sunday.
Nine people were shot — three fatally — as violence erupted around the city overnight.
Between 10 p.m. Saturday and 4 a.m. Sunday, eight men and one woman were shot in seven incidents in the Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn, cops said.
A 25 year-old man was killed in Brownsville after he was shot multiple times on Sackman St. about 10:30 p.m. He was taken to Brookdale Hospital, where he died, police said. His name was not immediately released.
A little over an hour later, Bernard Johnson, 43, was shot in the head on Fish Ave. in the Laconia section of the Bronx about 11:55 p.m. He died at the scene.
Minutes later, at midnight, two people were shot in the legs on Riverdale Ave. in Brownsville, Brooklyn.
Then starting at 3 a.m. three shooting incidents rocked Brooklyn within a half hour, two in Brownsville and one in Red Hook. A total of three men and one woman were hurt.
Later, gunfire erupted outside Club Remington in Jamaica, Queens. A man was shot and taken to Jamaica Hospital, but he could not be saved. His name was not immediately available.
As of Sunday morning, no arrests have been made in any of the cases.