THE BRONX - Police are investigating the third shooting in 24 hours on Prospect Avenue.

Authorities say at least three people were shot near 2000 Prospect Ave. at around 8:30 p.m. Monday. Witnesses heard at least five gunshots being fired and one woman who was outside her home says she saw a group of men who looked above the age of 30 running away from the area.

Police say the victims' conditions are unknown.