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

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

Police say Francisco Mercedez, of Highbridge, and Kenny

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

THE BRONX - 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 Kenny Jimenez, sustained a gunshot wound to the neck and was pronounced dead at the scene.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

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