Laquan Nelson, 16, fatally shot on Classon Avenue in Bed-Stuy

Police say a 16-year-old male was shot and killed on Classon Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 6 p.m. The incident occurred inside the playground area

The incident occurred inside the playground area at

The incident occurred inside the playground area at the Lafayette Houses where Laquan Nelson was shot in the torso. (Credit: News 12)

BROOKLYN - Police say a 16-year-old male was shot and killed on Classon Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant just before 6 p.m.

The incident occurred inside the playground area at the Lafayette Houses where Laquan Nelson was shot in the torso.

Witnesses say the 88th Precinct responded quickly to the scene.

Nelson was rushed to Brooklyn Hospital where he was confirmed dead.

No arrests have been made.

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