Man fatally shot in Bed-Stuy

Witnesses say they found the body of 27-year-old Alfred James outside 317 Lexington Ave. at around 12:30 a.m.

Witnesses say they found the body of 27-year-old Alfred James outside 317 Lexington Ave. at around 12:30 a.m. (12/13/15)

BROOKLYN - Police say a man was fatally shot in Bedford-Stuyvesant on Sunday.  

Witnesses say they found the body of 27-year-old Alfred James outside 317 Lexington Ave. around 12:30 a.m.

They say James was found with multiple gunshot wounds to his torso.

Police say he lived at 88 Stagg St., about 20 minutes from where he was shot.

He was taken to Woodhull Hospital where he later died.

According to responding officers, someone turned James' pockets inside out, leading them to think the incident might have been a robbery.

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