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Each incidents occurred on Schroeder Road.

YONKERS – Police are investigating a machete assault and a capturing that happened inside hours of one another on the identical Yonkers road on Monday.

A Yonkers man stated he was slashed with a machete round 6:30 p.m. on Schroeder Road, and round 10 p.m. officers responded to a reported capturing down the road, Yonkers police Detective Sgt. Dean Politopoulos stated. It is unclear if the 2 incidents are associated, he stated.

Officers initially responded to 104 Schroeder St., the place a 22-yr-previous man stated he was attacked by a big group of males within the foyer of the condo constructing, Politopoulos stated.

The person informed police he was attacked with a machete, and he was handled at a hospital for cuts on his palms and leg. The lads fled earlier than police arrived.

Politopoulos stated that the assault didn’t look like random, and that the person might have recognized his attackers. The machete-wielder is described as an African-American teenager with darkish pores and skin and a brief afro who was sporting a black hooded sweatshirt.

Round 10 p.m., police have been referred to as to the world close to 5 Schroeder St. for a report of gunshots. Officers discovered a number of cartridge casings and blood, however no sufferer was discovered, Politopoulos stated.

Police are investigating each incidents. Anybody with info on them is requested to name detectives at 914-377-7724. All calls will stay confidential.

Nameless ideas may also be submitted by texting the key phrase “YPD” plus the tip to 847411.

Twitter: @MattSpillane

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