3 Shot, Including 15-Month-Old In Region

An intensive investigation is underway after three people, including a 15-month-old boy, were shot in at a home in the region.

The scene of the shooting in Monticello.
The scene of the shooting in Monticello. Photo Credit: Rockland Video Productions

The incident took place in Sullivan County in Monticello around 10 p.m. on Friday, May 5 at a home located at 15 Holmes St.

According to Lt. Mark Johnstone, of the Monticello Police Department, officers responded to the home after receiving a 911 report of shots fired.

When officers arrived they found three people who had sustained gunshot wounds including a 27-year-old man, a 20-year-old woman, and a 15-month-old.

The infant was flown by Medevac to the Westchester Medical Center where he is currently listed as being in critical, but stable condition, Johnstone said.

The man is listed as being in stable condition and the woman was treated and released, he added.

a preliminary investigation shows that multiple rounds appeared to have been intentionally fired from the outside and into the residence, Johnstone said.

No suspect information is available, he added.

The department is working in conjunction with the New York State Police in the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Monticello Police at 845-794-4422.

Also assisting included:

  • Sullivan County District Attorney's Office
  • Sullivan County Sheriff's Office
  • Mobile Medic Ambulance
  • Town of Mamakating Ambulance
  • Monticello Fire Department
  • Life Net of NY Medevac

This remains a developing story. Check back to Daily Voice for updates.

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