Police: Woman shot on Cliff Avenue in Yonkers

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YONKERS -

A woman was shot Friday morning on Cliff Avenue in Yonkers, police say.

Officials say the shooting was the result of an escalation of an earlier dispute.

They say the victim is a 23-year-old woman who was outside with a group of people when the suspect pulled up to the group in his vehicle and fired shots.

The victim was shot one time in the arm, police say.

News 12 is told the woman's injuries are not considered life-threatening.

The suspect fled the scene in his car, police say.

Further information regarding the suspect’s whereabouts was not immediately available.

Police are urging anyone with information to call the Yonkers Police Department at (914) 377-7900.

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