Homeless Man Succumbs To Injuries From Being Shot

2481 Pitkin Avenue. (Photo via Google Maps)

CYPRESS HILLS – The 34-year-old man that was shot two months ago died from his injuries on Valentine’s day.

On December 30 at about 2:23 a.m., police arrived outside 2481 Pitkin Avenue to find Tyrece Martin with a gunshot wound to his head. He was taken to Brookdale Hospital in critical condition.

Yesterday Martin died because of his injuries. Cops say Martin was homeless. No arrests have been made and the investigation is still ongoing.

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.

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Zainab Iqbal

Zainab is a staff reporter at Bklyner who sometimes writes poetry in her free time || zainab@bklyner.com


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