1 Killed in Double Shooting at Harlem Apartment Building

Police say they have a man in custody

Thursday, Oct 27, 2011  |  Updated 10:26 PM EDT
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1 Killed in Harlem Double Shooting

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A Bronx man was killed in a shooting Thursday afternoon, police said.

Police were called to an apartment building at 383 2nd Avenue in Harlem at about 12:30 p.m. for a report of gunshots fired.

Inside the building, on the 19th floor, officers found two men shot. One had multiple gunshot wounds, and was taken to Harlem Hospital, where was pronounced dead.

The other, a 26-year-old man was shot in the buttocks and also taken to Harlem Hospital, where he is in stable condition.

The man who died has been identified as 18-year-old Jaquan Wilson of the Bronx.

Police took a 36-year-old man into custody in connection with the shootings. A gun was recovered at the scene.

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