Brooklyn teen dies after Bushwick shooting

A Brooklyn teen shot in Bushwick two weeks ago died today at Brookdale Hospital.Police say Christopher Akeal, 15, was on his way home from a

BUSHWICK - A Brooklyn teen shot in Bushwick two weeks ago died today at Brookdale Hospital.

Police say Christopher Akeal, 15, was on his way home from a party with friends when an argument with another group of teens resulted in gunfire. Akeal was shot in the head at the corner of Cornelia Street and Evergreen Avenue.

No arrests have been made. Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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