FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - JULY 22, 2022
Mount Vernon Man Shot In Parking Lot of Supermarket
A Mount Vernon man was shot in the parking lot of a city supermarket this afternoon.
Shortly after 2 pm on Friday, July 22, 2022, Mount Vernon Police responded to the parking lot of Food Bazaar for a report of shots fired with a man hit. Upon arrival, officers found a man, later identified as 30-year-old, Miguel Moore, laying on the ground, suffering from a single gunshot wound to his upper right leg. Moore was transported to Jacobi Hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.
Mount Vernon Police ask that anyone with information regarding this incident contact the MVPD Detective Division at 914-665-2510, all calls will be kept confidential. You can also submit an anonymous tip via our “Text-A-Tip” by texting “MVPD” and your tip to 8474011.
Contact: Office of the Police Commissioner 914-665-2520
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