MTA police: Suspect wanted for shooting man in Mount Vernon East station parking lot

The victim was taken to Mount Vernon Hospital to be treated for multiple gunshot wounds, according to authorities.

News 12 Staff

May 21, 2023, 8:14 PM

Updated 374 days ago

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MTA police say a suspect is wanted for shooting a man in a Mount Vernon East station parking lot.
An MTA spokesperson says police responded to the station’s south parking lot Saturday at around 11:45 p.m.
An investigation revealed that a man in the area had been shot. The victim was taken to Mount Vernon Hospital to be treated for multiple gunshot wounds, according to authorities.
The MTA spokesperson says the suspect fled in a vehicle down First Street.
No weapons were immediately recovered at the scene, police say. MTA officials also stated that the incident did not impact train service.
Authorities say there is an ongoing investigation into the shooting.


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