Man, 30, shot in neck in Bronx, leaving him paralyzed

Rocco Parascandola, New York Daily News
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A 30-year-old man was shot in the neck in the Bronx, leaving him paralyzed, police said Thursday.

The gunman and a woman confronted the the victim on Timpson Place near E. 147th St. in Mott Haven about 1 a.m. Wednesday, cops said.

The gunman, who was wearing a Lakers jacket, pulled out a gun and fired, striking the victim in the neck.

The shooter and the woman he was with ran off.

Medics rushed the victim to Lincoln Hospital, where doctors determined he was paralyzed from the shooting but in stable condition.

The gunman and woman are being sought.

Police released surveillance images of the suspect and woman he was with asked the public’s help identifying them and tracking them down.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.