(DNAINFO) Rosa Goldensohn — With two shootings already this year, Midtown and Chelsea have already surpassed last year’s tally of one for the area.
In 2014, the 10th Precinct, which represents Chelsea and Hell’s Kitchen saw one shooting, and the Midtown North Precinct had none. Each precinct has had one shooting so far this year.
The number of shooting victims citywide is up 10 percent so far this year, compared to the same period in 2014, according to a DNAinfo New York analysis of NYPD data.
The two incidents in the neighborhood were unrelated.