Cops: Woman shot in broad daylight in Brighton Beach

Police say a 65-year-old woman died after she was shot by a man on a mountain bike this morning in Brighton Beach. Police say it

BRIGHTON BEACH - Police say a 65-year-old woman died after she was shot by a man on a mountain bike this morning in Brighton Beach.

Police say it happened just before noon near the intersection of Sea Breeze Avenue and West 2nd Street. They say the victim was walking on the sidewalk when the suspect rode up and shot her multiple times in the torso.

Emergency responders took her to Coney Island Hospital, where she was later pronounced dead.Residents say they're shocked that something like this happened in their area.

Police say no arrests have been made yet. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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