BROOKLYN - Authorities say a man was shot and killed at about 7:30 p.m. at Tuesday on 3144 Bayview Ave. in Coney Island.

Police say the victim, who was shot in the torso, is believed to be in his 20s.

Officials say a dog that was near the victim was also shot, but survived the ordeal. Police say they do not know who the dog belongs to, but it is in police custody.