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Man, 57, Shot Dead In Bronx


A man was shot late Wednesday evening, just before midnight, in the Bronx.

Police say they discovered a 57-year-old black man shot in the torso and lying in a hallway at 711 Fairmount Place in East Tremont.

The man was quickly transported to nearby St. Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting is unclear and the investigation is ongoing.

Release of the victim's name is pending family notification.

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