Police: Man shot inside Mount Vernon home

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Mount Vernon police are investigating a shooting that took place on North High Street Sunday afternoon. 

A city spokesperson tells News 12 that around 1:30 p.m., a man was shot in the head inside a home. 

Neighbors tell News 12 that the victim didn't live there, but was visiting his friend. They say he was sitting on the couch when someone walked inside and shot him. 

Investigators say he was taken to the hospital in critical condition. 

It is same location of a drive-by shooting that happened on Easter last year.  


 

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