Bronx woman killed in nightclub shootout

HUNTS POINT - A shootout at Club Heat early Sunday morning has left one woman dead and a man recovering in the hospital.

Police responded to a 911 call at around 4 a.m. Sunday morning at Club Heat, located at 405 Hunts Point Ave.

Monique Rodriguez, 33, was found with a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A second victim, a 28-year-old man, was shot in the arm and fled the scene, according to officials, and police say he sought treatment from a parked ambulance, which then took him to Lincoln Hospital. He is now in stable condition.

Policy say they have not yet made any arrests.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

New legislation passed by the City Council will 1 Word on the Street: Bedbugs
A man, seen on surveillance video, fired several 2 Police: Man sought in connection with Pugsley Ave. shooting
Police say a mall guard was trying to 3 Police: 6 sought in stabbing of mall guard in Bay Plaza
VIDEO: Bronx restaurant owner attacked, robbed in apartment 4 VIDEO: Bronx restaurant owner attacked, robbed in apartment building
News 12 The Bronx has learned that two 5 Officials: Apartments damaged in Bronx Boulevard fire

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