#Manhattan *SHOOTING* W 49 St & 9 Ave. #NYPD securing crime scene. Cond of victim unknown. Perp fled in Nissan Altima #BREAKINGIn a resurgent sign of the times that were the 1970s New York City this headline comes blaring across our twitter feeds this morning. West 49th street and 9th avenue for the locals it is known as Hell's Kitchen, but for the tourists on vacation it sits just three blocks west of Times Square. Nothing like starting your Monday morning off with a drive by shooting in one the most crowded tourist destinations in the world.
— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) July 1, 2013
And this isn't even Chicago...
2 dead, 24 wounded in weekend gun violence across Chicago - @Suntimes http://t.co/wfDARZsaiH
— Breaking News (@BreakingNews) July 1, 2013