Man fatally shot in Cypress Hills

Police say Michael Tenorio was shot and killed near Sheridan and McKinley avenues in Cypress Hills.

Police say Michael Tenorio was shot and killed near Sheridan and McKinley avenues in Cypress Hills. (4/21/15)

BROOKLYN - A man was fatally shot Monday afternoon on a typically quiet Cypress Hills street.

The shooting occurred at around 1 p.m. near Sheridan and McKinley avenues. Police say the victim, identified as 22-year-old Michael Tenorio, was chased by a suspect and shot several times in the legs.

Tenorio was rushed to Brookdale Hospital, where he later died of his injuries.

Police say the suspect fled in a car. There was no word yet on a motive for the shooting.

Tenorio was a resident of Cypress Hills.

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