Police identify alleged gunman Corey Brown, arrest Allen Shaw in fatal Bed-Stuy shooting of Nicoleia Taylor

The 24-year-old mother was killed at the Lafayette Gardens housing complex on Oct. 1.

The 24-year-old mother was killed at the Lafayette Gardens housing complex on Oct. 1. (10/9/13)

BROOKLYN - Police have arrested one man and are looking for another in connection with the Oct. 1 shooting death of a young mother in Bed-Stuy.

According to investigators, 34-year-old Allen Shaw is facing weapons possession charges for allegedly handing over the gun that killed 24-year-old Nicoleia Taylor at the Lafayette Gardens housing complex on Dekalb Avenue.

Authorities say they’ve identified the accused gunman as Corey Brown, and are trying to track him down.

Taylor's family says the intended target was a person she was walking with at the time of the shooting. She left behind a 4-year-old son.
 

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