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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.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    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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