NYPD: Man shot in head on basketball court at Pink Houses in East New York

The victim was taken to Brookdale Hospital in

The victim was taken to Brookdale Hospital in critical condition. (Credit: News 12 Brooklyn)

EAST NEW YORK - A man was taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon after police say he was shot in the head on a basketball court.

The shooting happened at around 3:30 p.m. at the Pink Houses on Stanley and Autumn avenues. Local residents say they're on edge because the shooting happened in the daytime when children and families were around.

The 21-year-old victim was taken to Brookdale Hospital, and is listed in critical condition.

No arrests have been made yet. Police have not released a motive for the shooting.

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