Neighbors: 3 men shot after dice game in Claremont

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CLAREMONT -

Three men were shot after a dice game in the Bronx, according to neighbors.

Police say the incident happened just before 1 a.m. on  E. 169th Street and Washington Avenue in the Claremont section of the Bronx.

According to investigators, a 37-year-old man was shot in the torso, a 22-year-old man was shot in the backside and a 36-year-old man was shot in the head.

The men were rushed to Lincoln Hospital, police say.

Neighbors say they heard at least 15 shots fired in the area and believe the shooting was the result of a dice game.

Witnesses say they ran inside of a nearby bodega to hide as the bullets were flying.

No arrests have been made. 

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