Francisco Mercedez, of Highbridge, Kenny Jimenez fatally shot in Manhattan


Police say Francisco Mercedez, of Highbridge, and Kenny Jimenez were fatally shot in front of a deli in Harlem.

A Bronx man was one of two people shot in Manhattan early Sunday morning.

Police say the shots rang out just before 3 a.m. in front of a Harlem deli at 3661 Broadway.

Officers arrived to find 29-year-old Francisco Mercedez, of Highbridge, with a gunshot wound to the back. He was transported to Harlem Hospital Center, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The other man, 21-year-old...

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