BEDFORD STUYVESANT – A shooting last night turned deadly, injuring three and killing one. Police are treating it as a homicide.
On Wednesday, February 6 at about 10:26 p.m., a shooting took place in the lobby of 1778 Fulton Street. When cops arrived, they found a 20-year-old man shot in the head and chest. The young man was declared dead on the scene. The NYPD has not yet released his name.
Another 20-year-old man was shot in the torso and is in critical condition. A 55-year-old woman was shot in the abdomen and cops say she is in stable condition. Both were taken to Brookdale Hospital Medical Canter. According to the NYPD, a 22-year-old woman sustained a grazed wound to the butt and is in stable condition at Kings County Hospital.
“The senseless violence is a tragedy in our neighborhood and we gotta learn to do better,” a Bed-Stuy resident says in the above video.
Cops say the investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made.
Anyone with information in regard to the above incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.