Man shot to death on East 96th Street by Winthrop Street in Brownsville

Police say a 27-year-old man was shot in the leg, torso and hand, and was taken by a friend to Brookdale Hospital. He was pronounced dead upon arrival. (5/25/14)

BROOKLYN - A man was shot to death after a fight broke out this morning in Brownsville, police say.

It happened at East 96th Street and Winthrop Street at around 6 a.m.

Police say a 27-year-old man was shot in the leg, torso and hand, and was taken by a friend to Brookdale Hospital. He was pronounced dead upon arrival.

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The victim's identity has not been released. Police say no arrests have been made.

Neighbors who spoke with News 12 Brooklyn say they are worried following the violent incident in their area.

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