BROWNSVILLE - Religious leaders and community advocates from Brownsville and East New York gathered at the site of a fatal shooting today, calling for an end to violence after six shootings left three people dead Sunday.
The group held a press conference at the Howard Houses at 260 Mother Gaston Blvd. in Brownsville, where 21-year-old Aaron Utsey was fatally shot Sunday.
The suspect who killed Utsey hasn't been arrested and community leaders are calling for the suspect to turn themself in.
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Community leaders are also asking for the city to form a community task force with the NYPD and NYCHA as violence at public housing complexes is on the rise.
For an extended interview on the issue with 73rd Precinct Community Council President Anthony Newerls, watch the clip to the left or go to News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612.