$24,000 reward offered in fatal Brownsville shooting of 1-year-old Antiq Hennis

Investigators say the boy’s father was the gunman's intended target.

Investigators say the boy’s father was the gunman's intended target. (9/3/13)

BROOKLYN - A $24,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the fatal shooting of a 1-year-old boy.

According to police, Antiq Hennis was shot in the head Sunday night as his parents pushed him in a stroller on Bristol Street, near Livonia Avenue, in Brownsville.

Investigators say the boy's father was the gunman's intended target.

Authorities say the boy's father has a long history of arrests, including several for domestic violence. They also say he has not been cooperating with the investigation into his son's death.

Cops have not yet made any arrests or identified any suspects.

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