Police investigating 2 shootings in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN - Officials say they are investigating two murders within hours of each other today.

Police say around 9 a.m. this morning, they found the body of a 45-year-old man with gunshot wounds on Fulton Street near Utica Avenue. They say they have no arrests at this time.

Officials say a few hours later, a 34-year-old man was shot and killed in Bushwick. They say it happened around 2 p.m. on Humbolt Avenue and Siegel Street.

Police say the victim was pronounced dead at Woodhull Hospital.

Investigators say they are searching for a Hispanic man around 5 feet 8 inches tall, wearing a black shirt and olive jacket.

Officials have not said the shootings were connected.

Anyone with information on the shootings is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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