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

The incident occurred inside the playground area at the Lafayette Houses where Laquan Nelson was shot in the torso. (6/3/14)

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.

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

No arrests have been made.

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