BROOKLYN - A 16-year-old girl was shot and killed in Boerum Hill yesterday night.

Police say Al-Taya Conyers was killed in the middle of Warren Street in front of a church.

According to police, the girl called them for help several times before. The teen had filed an order of protection against a black male in his 20s. Police are not releasing any information as to the relationship between the teen and the man or whether that person is connected to the murder.

Anyone with information on the shooting is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.