Police: 20-year-old slain outside East Tremont home

THE BRONX - A 20-year-old Bronx man was shot and killed last night outside of his East Tremont home.

Officials say Ricky Rodriguez was shot in the chest in front of his home at 924 East 181st St. They say that a 28-year-old man was also shot and injured.

The incident isn't the first time Rodriguez was the victim of gun violence. Police say he was shot at the same location in August, along with two young girls.

According to cops, two people were arrested for the summer shooting and both are still in jail. They say there is no evidence to suggest that the incidents are related.

Police say no arrests have been made in the case.

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