Bronx officer recovering after operation

Officer Robert Salerno is recovering at Lincoln Hospital after an operation that removed two bullets from his torso.Salerno, 25, was shot three times Monday when

THE BRONX - Officer Robert Salerno is recovering at Lincoln Hospital after an operation that removed two bullets from his torso.

Salerno, 25, was shot three times Monday when responding to a 911 call. Salerno told police that he was the first officer to open the door when suspect Santiago Urina fired shots from inside an apartment at 3073 Park Ave.

Salerno will remain at the hospital for observation.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A 21-year-old was critically injured after crashing his 1 21-year-old critically injured in crash on Bronx River Parkway
A violent brawl captured on video Thursday night 2 City Island restaurant brawl captured on video
VIDEO: Scenes from fatal accident 3 VIDEO: Scenes from fatal accident
4 Neighborhood Brief for Feb. 26
5 Neighborhood Brief for Feb. 26

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE