Two injured in Upper West Side, Manhattan shooting

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Authorities said two persons were injured in a shooting in Upper West Side, Manhattan on Tuesday evening.

The incident occurred at about 8:40 p.m. near Amsterdam Avenue and 89th Street.

A man was shot and a woman was injured by fragments that struck her hand, police said.

Officials say the woman fled into Central Park after the shooting.

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