Police: Man shot, injured near Hughes Avenue, East 188th Street in Belmont

Police say a man was shot and injured in Belmont Saturday morning, just blocks away from the Bronx Zoo.



A resident at Hughes Avenue and East 188th Street told News 12 she heard gunshots at around 6 a.m. as a man and woman were arguing.



She says she then heard more gunfire followed by screaming.



Police say the victim was shot in the leg and taken to St. Barnabas Hospital.


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