27-year-old Ernest Sene dies after Crown Heights shooting near Albany Houses

A 27-year-old man has died from injuries sustained in a Crown Heights shooting.Police say Ernest Sene was shot in the chest on Albany Avenue around

An early morning shooting in Crown Heights injured a 27-year-old man, according to authorities, leaving outspoken community activists angry over growing violence.

An early morning shooting in Crown Heights injured a 27-year-old man, according to authorities, leaving outspoken community activists angry over growing violence. (1/7/16)

CROWN HEIGHTS - A 27-year-old man has died from injuries sustained in a Crown Heights shooting.

Police say Ernest Sene was shot in the chest on Albany Avenue around 8 a.m. Wednesday.  

They say he was transported to Kings County Hospital where he died a short time later.

A deli owner on the avenue says Sene ran inside his store and shouted for employees to call 911 and his mother.

Police say no arrests have been made. 

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