According to the authorities, a shooting incident occurred Saturday evening outside a NYCHA complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant, leaving three men wounded.
Officers received multiple reports of a shooting at the 79th precinct around 5 p.m., who promptly responded to the scene.
Upon their arrival, law enforcement officers discovered a male who was 28 years of age and had sustained a gunshot wound to his head. According to authorities, two additional males, one 32 years old and the other 28 years old, were also found to have gunshot wounds.
According to the authorities, the three individuals were taken to Kings County Hospital. Sadly, the 28-year-old man who sustained a gunshot wound to the head was declared dead upon arrival.
According to the authorities, the two victims, a 32-year-old man and a 28-year-old man, were shot in the lower back and the stomach, respectively. Fortunately, both are expected to recover from their injuries.
According to authorities, the investigation is still ongoing and no arrests have been made at this time.
If you have any tips or information that can help the police, you can reach out to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). Alternatively, you can visit their website at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, download the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app or text 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577. Spanish-speaking individuals are encouraged to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for assistance. Remember, your tips can make a difference in keeping your community safe.
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