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Fan’s finger hit with ‘unknown projectile’ during NYCFC playoff game

A person was struck within the finger by an “unknown projectile” that apparently whizzed into Yankee Stadium during NYCFC’s playoff game Sunday night, cops mentioned.

The 25-year-old sufferer was sitting up close to the jumbotron space on the stadium on East 161st Street — subsequent to the subway tracks — round 5 p.m. when he felt ache in a finger on his left hand, cops mentioned. 

He was taken to Bellevue Hospital with accidents “consistent with a gunshot wound,” nevertheless it was not confirmed early Monday whether or not a bullet had struck the sufferer, police mentioned. 

No capturing was reported contained in the Bronx stadium, and the projectile appeared to have come from exterior, cops mentioned. 

NYCFC beat Atlanta United 2-0 within the first spherical of the MLS playoffs to advance to the Eastern Conference Semifinals.

Meanwhile, in a separate capturing early Monday, a 15-year-old boy was grazed within the groin round 2 a.m. when somebody drove by in a white SUV and opened fireplace on East 209th Street close to Decatur Avenue in Norwood, cops mentioned. 

Bellevue Hospital.
The man was taken to Bellevue Hospital with accidents “consistent with a gunshot wound.”
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He was taken to Montefiore Medical Center in secure situation, police mentioned. 

It was not instantly clear whether or not he was the meant goal.

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