2 injured in shooting near 2 Claremont NYCHA complexes

Police say two men were shot early Wednesday morning in between two Claremont NYCHA complexes. Authorities say the shooting occurred just before 1:30 a.m. at

Authorities say the shooting occurred just before 1:30 a.m. at the corner of East 170th Street and Park Avenue.

Authorities say the shooting occurred just before 1:30 a.m. at the corner of East 170th Street and Park Avenue. (9/2/15)

THE BRONX - Police say two men were shot early Wednesday morning in between two Claremont NYCHA complexes.

Authorities say the shooting occurred just before 1:30 a.m. at the corner of East 170th Street and Park Avenue.

The area is in between the Gouverneur Morris Houses and the Butler Houses; just blocks from Claremont Park. 

When police arrived, they found a 27-year-old with a gunshot wound in the shoulder and a 22-year-old with a gunshot wound in the torso.

Both are expected to be OK.

Police are still searching for a gunman who they say was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans.

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