Shooting on East 166th Street ends 8 weeks of silence in 44th Precinct

A shooting in the 44th Precinct has ended eight weeks of silence on the streets. Police say a man was shot in the thigh in

Officials say the crime ended eights weeks of silence in the 44th Precinct.

Officials say the crime ended eights weeks of silence in the 44th Precinct. (4/17/13)

THE BRONX - A shooting in the 44th Precinct has ended eight weeks of silence on the streets.

Police say a man was shot in the thigh in front of 182 East 166th St. at around 3 p.m. Tuesday.

The victim was rushed to Lincoln Hospital, but his condition is not known.

Local residents say they hope the shooting incident will not be the spark to a violent spring and summer.  

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