2 men shot outside James Monroe Houses

Two men were hospitalized Tuesday after being shot on a playground in the Bronx. It happened outside the James Monroe Houses on Story Avenue in

A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot on a playground in the Bronx.

A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot on a playground in the Bronx. (8/16/16)

THE BRONX - Two men were hospitalized Tuesday after being shot on a playground in the Bronx.

It happened outside the James Monroe Houses on Story Avenue in Soundview around 3:30 a.m. 

A 32-year-old man was shot at least one time in the rear while on the playground, according to police. Police say a 27-year-old man was also shot in the back. 

The 32-year-old man was transported to Jacobi Medical Center where he was listed in stable condition.

The 27-year-old man was brought to Albert Einstein Hospital in a private car, he is also listed in stable condition.  

Police say the suspect was last seen wearing a gray-hooded sweatshirt and mask.

No arrests have been made.

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