Teen shot in face; man fatally stabbed on Lower East Side: police

The intersection of Delancy and Suffolk streets, where a teen boy was fatally shot in the face Friday night, police said.
The intersection of Delancy and Suffolk streets, where a teen boy was fatally shot in the face Friday night, police said. Photo credit Google Street View

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A teen boy was fatally shot in the face Friday night on the Lower East Side —hours before an unrelated, deadly stabbing in the area, police said.

The 16-year-old — as well as another victim — were struck near the busy intersection of Delancy and Suffolk streets around 8:30 p.m., according to police.

The teen was found in the street unconscious and unresponsive not far from the entrance to the Williamsburg Bridge, police said.

He was transported to NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue, where he was pronounced dead.

The second victim transported himself to Mount Sinai Beth Israel hospital in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his hip, police said.

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Roguhly 4.5 hours later, less than a mile away, a 51-year-old man was stabbed to death in an unrelated attack, police said.