Man critical after being shot in head on Kelly Street

A man is in critical condition after being shot in the heard on Kelly Street in the Bronx Monday.

A man is in critical condition after being shot in the heard on Kelly Street in the Bronx Monday. (8/8/16)

THE BRONX - A man is in critical condition after being shot in the head on Kelly Street in the Bronx Monday.

It happened around 2 a.m. outside 923 Kelly St. near East 163rd Street in Hunts Point.  

Witnesses say the two men were fighting on the street and putting each other in headlocks. They say the fight was eventually broken up, but soon after witnesses say the one of the men returned with a gun and began to shoot. 

Witnesses say they heard at least two shots. Police say one of the shots hit a man in his head.

He was rushed to Lincoln Hospital. Police say no arrests have been made. 

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