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Upper East Side shooting – live: Victim identified as her baby’s father sought as person of interest

The young mother who was shot and killed while pushing her baby in a stroller in New York City has been identified as 20-year-old Azsia Johnson – as police are now searching for the infant’s father as a person of interest in her slaying.Ms Johnson – an aspiring nurse and mother-of-two – was walking with her three-month-old child near 95th Street and Lexington Avenue in Manhattan’s Upper East Side at around 8.30pm on Wednesday night.Police said a hooded gunman approached from behind and fired a single shot to her head at point-blank range, killing her. The baby was unharmed.The victim’s family reportedly told investigators that Ms Johnson was planning to meet the baby’s father that night.He had allegedly assaulted her while she was pregnant and the family say they had filed multiple reports to the NYPD.The NYPD has refused to confirm the baby’s father is the person of interest but said investigators are exploring domestic violence as a possible motive.The shooting unfolded in one of the city’s most affluent neighbourhoods and just blocks from a playground, just days after the Supreme Court loosened gun laws across the US.
MANHATTAN, NY
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Lil Tjay Reportedly Making ‘Significant Progress’ Toward Recovery After Being Shot

Lil Tjay is reportedly showing promising signs of recovery after being shot earlier this month in New Jersey. Per TMZ, Tjay is now making “significant progress” toward recovery. More specifically, the publication said Thursday, he is “awake and alert” and is able to speak on his own. In fact, the outlet’s sources claim when hospital personnel took out his breathing tube, 21-year-old Tjay’s voice sounded the same as it did prior to the shooting.
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Shake Shack announces two new New Jersey locations

Shake Shack, which already has 13 Garden State locations, is planning on adding at least two more. The new locations announced this week will be in Edison and Jersey City. The company announced that the Edison store will be in the Menlo Park Mall across from Seasons 52. Its planned opening date is Dec. 3, according to Patch.com.
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