NEWBURGH, N.Y. — No less than three folks had been injured in a taking pictures after a highschool soccer recreation in Newburgh, Orange County, on Friday.
It occurred round 9:35 p.m. within the north parking zone after the sport between Newburgh Free Academy and Warwick Excessive Faculty.
Police stated a combat broke out within the parking zone and a minimum of 5 pictures had been fired.
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Officers who had been already on the scene responded and located three folks affected by gunshot wounds. A 43-year-old girl was shot within the foot, a 19-year-old girl was shot within the thigh and a 21-year-old man was shot within the ankle.
Police stated the victims had been taken to native hospitals, and not one of the accidents are believed to be life-threatening.
It was not instantly clear if the victims had been the meant targets.
When requested if any weapons had been recovered, Newburgh Chief of Police Anthony Geraci would solely say that proof had been recovered, however he didn’t specify what.
Geraci stated there have been functioning surveillance cameras within the space, and Saturday afternoon police launched an image of two folks of curiosity.
“We’re poring via video proof, cellphone footage, eyewitness accounts, and clearly the victims who’re on the hospital, so there’s a variety of info coming in,” he added.
Police consider this was an remoted incident and stated there was no hazard to the general public at the moment.
To this point, no arrests have been made.
Anybody with info is requested to contact the Metropolis of Newburgh Detective Division at 845-569-7509. Callers can stay nameless.