1 dead, 1 wounded in Ave. X double shooting

BROOKLYN - Police are investigating a double shooting on Avenue X that left one person dead and another injured this morning.

Authorities say the incident happened at 3043 Ave. X shortly before 10 a.m. One of the victims, a 26-year-old man, was taken to Lutheran Medical Center in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his leg.

The other victim, a 25-year-old man, was rushed to Coney Island Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead from a wound to his chest.

Police say they have arrested two suspects in the double shooting. Charges are pending.

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