Shooting at Floridita leaves 2 Injured and 1 dead in New York, NY.
2 People Injured and 1 Man Dead in Shooting at Floridita Restaurant and Bar
According to DailyNews, police responded to calls about a shooting at the Floridita restaurant and bar located at 3856 10th Ave, New York, NY 10034, on January 20th, around 4:50 am.
The shooting at the bar resulted in the death of a Bronx father celebrating his birthday and two others injured. The altercation occurred after the father’s friend bumped into someone at the bar. The friend apologized, but the man attempted to punch him. Following, the man grabbed a gun from the woman he was with at the bar, according to surveillance footage.
Once police arrived at the scene, medics took 58-year-old Edy Corniel to St Barnabas Hospital, where he passed away. The other two victims were a woman and a 29-year-old man. The woman, believed to be hit by a stray bullet, was taken to Harlem Hospital but was in stable condition. The third victim was shot in the leg but in stable condition.
Authorities did not release the name of the perpetrator.