Police: Woman shot dead in Lafayette Gardens Housing Complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant

Police responded at 11:30 a.m. to the scene in the courtyard of 470 DeKalb Ave., where they found a woman had been shot in the chest.

Police responded at 11:30 a.m. to the scene in the courtyard of 470 DeKalb Ave., where they found a woman had been shot in the chest. (10/1/13)

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT - A 24-year-old woman was fatally shot at the Lafayette Gardens Housing Complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant this morning.

Police responded to the scene in the courtyard of 470 DeKalb Ave. at 11:30 a.m. where they found that the woman had been shot in the chest.

First responders rushed her to Brookdale Hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival.

There have been no arrests made in the shooting. Police say the investigation is ongoing.

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