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Three Gunshot Victims Wounded After Shooting

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Three victims, including a teenager, were injured in a shooting that occurred outside 845 Lounge on Broadway on May 21.

City of Newburgh police responded to a shots fired call at about 2:05 a.m. Town of Newburgh and state police, as well as the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, also responded to the scene.

Two victims were located at the scene, police said. A 21-year-old male from Newburgh sustained a gunshot wound to his lower back, and a 26-year-old female from the Town of Newburgh suffered a gunshot wound to her lower left leg. Both were transported to St. Luke’s hospital via ambulance.

A third victim, a 19-year-old male from Newburgh, was discovered at the hospital with a gunshot wound to his upper right shoulder.

The names of the victims, as well as their medical statuses, weren’t released by police. However, none of the injuries appeared life-threatening, police said.

Police urge anyone with information about this incident to call the City of Newburgh Police Department at 845-561-3131. All calls will be kept confidential, police said.    

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