Police: Woman shot multiple times in Wallkill parking lot

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A 19-year-old Sullivan County woman was hospitalized after she was shot multiple times in the head in a Wallkill hotel parking lot late Saturday night.

According to police, the victim was sitting in a car in the parking lot of the Howard Johnson's on Route 211 East when a man approached her car with a handgun and opened fire, shooting her in the eye.

Officials describe the suspect as a 6-foot tall black male, wearing a dark-colored hoodie and driving a grey Nissan Maxima.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Wallkill police at 845-692-6757.

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