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Child, 4, dies after getting caught in crossfire

Monday, July 23, 2012

Police are investigating a double shooting in the Bronx where a child was caught in the crossfire.

Police say a four-year-old boy was shot in the head in a playground in the Morrisania neighborhood at about 9:00 on Sunday.

He was taken to Lincoln Hospital where he was pronounced dead just before midnight.

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Two other men were also shot, and both are expected to survive.

No arrests have been made.

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