GERRISTEN BEACH - NYPD officials have confirmed a fatal police-involved shooting near P.S. 194 in Gerritsen Beach.

According to the NYPD, officers received a call about an armed man outside the school. When officers arrived at the scene, the 23-year-old man allegedly pointed his weapon - which later turned out to be a fake - at the officers, who then shot him.

The 23-year-old man later died at Coney Island Hospital.