A 19-year-old man was shot late Tuesday on the subway platform at 110th street after getting off the 2 train, according to a report in the Daily News.
“The gunman and a 19-year-old woman with pink hair got on the northbound No. 2 train at W. 96th St. on the Upper West Side around 11 p.m., cops said.
They exchanged “hard stares” with the victim and his pals before the man pulled a gun, police said.
Panicked straphangers fled onto the W. 110 St. and Lenox Ave. station platform, where the victim lunged at the gunman.
The shooter squeezed off a single shot, striking the teen in the upper arm on the platform.
The gunman, described as a Hispanic man in his 20s with curly hair, a red shirt and black backpack, took off on W. 111th St.”
The victim was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital in stable condition.
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