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Man, 45, Chased, Shot on Upper West Side Street, Hails Cab to Hospital: NYPD

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    Police say a 45-year-old man was chased down an Upper West Side street by two men and shot three times before hailing a cab to the hospital. Checkey Beckford reports. (Published Wednesday, Oct 16, 2013)

    Police say a 45-year-old man was chased down an Upper West Side street by two men and shot three times before hailing a cab to the hospital.

    The NYPD is looking for two suspects they say pursued the man to the intersection of 88th Street and Amsterdam Avenue just before 1 a.m.

    Surveillance Video: Man Shot on Upper West Side

    [NY] Surveillance Video: Man Shot on Upper West Side
    Police are investigating an Upper West Side shooting caught on surveillance video. (Published Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013)

    He was shot twice in the upper body and once in the thigh.

    Surveillance video shows the two suspects then kicking him in the street.

    After the shooting, the victim took a cab to St. Luke's Hospital, more than a mile away, witnesses and police said. He is in stable condition and is expected to recover.

    --Sheldon Dutes contributed to this story

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