1 man killed, 2 injured in playground shooting

Police say one man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning in Soundview. Officials say the shooting happened at

Police say one man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning in Soundview.

Police say one man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning in Soundview. (8/2/15)

THE BRONX - Police say one man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning in Soundview.

Officials say the shooting happened at around 1:30 a.m. at the Space Time Playground on the corner of Bolton and Lafayette avenues.

Police say 20-year-old Christian Garcia was shot in the chest. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say a 25-year-old man was shot in the leg, and a 17-year-old girl was shot in her backside.

Both were taken to the hospital, where they are in stable condition.

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