Gunman Opens Fire at Bronx Club, Woman Hit by Stray Bullet: Police - NBC New York

Gunman Opens Fire at Bronx Club, Woman Hit by Stray Bullet: Police

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    Gunman Opens Fire at Bronx Club, Woman Hit by Stray Bullet: Police
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    The suspect fired five shots at the East Tremont lounge early Wednesday morning. A stray bullet hit a 25-year-old woman in the back.

    A woman was hit by a stray bullet when a gunman opened fire in a Bronx club early Wednesday morning, police said.

    A 25-year-old woman was inside 718 Lounge Tapas Bar & Grill in the East Tremont section of the Bronx when an unidentified gunman opened fire at around 1:19 a.m., authorities said. 

    The suspect fired five shots, one of which hit the victim in the back. Police believe the bullet was a stray and that the woman was not the intended target. 

    The victim was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital in stable condition. There were no other injuries reported as a result of this incident.

    Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.