Teen Girl Slain Inside Bronx Nightclub, Two Others Wounded

By Sasha Gonzales
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com 

A 19-year-old woman was killed and two men wounded during a shooting at a Bronx nightclub Monday morning, authorities said.

Bullets flew at the Mixtec Lounge on Jerome Avenue in University Heights, where a crowd was celebrating inside the restaurant and illegal night club, shortly after 7 a.m., according to the NYPD.

Wendolin Ortiz suffered terminal injuries from gunfire, while two other victims, men aged 28 and 30, are expected to recover.
No arrests had been made as of Monday night.
Anyone with information is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.
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