Young mom is victim of recent Brownsville violence

A young mother pushing a baby carriage was among the victims of recent violence in Brownsville.The shootout on Mother Gaston Boulevard occurred just before noon

BROWNSVILLE - A young mother pushing a baby carriage was among the victims of recent violence in Brownsville.

The shootout on Mother Gaston Boulevard occurred just before noon Monday. Witnesses say they heard several shots. Sources say the young woman was pushing her 2-year-old daughter down the street when she was caught in the crossfire near the corner of Pitkin Avenue. She is expected to recover from her injuries.

Witnesses say at least two men were also hit with bullets, but are expected to be OK. One witness says he saw two suspects run from the scene in separate directions.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Officials responded to a report of an assault 1 Police: Man fatally stabbed in East New York
2 Neighborhood Brief for Feb. 19
Some Bay Ridge residents say they're tired of 3 CB6 wants 2-way toll on Verrazano Bridge
Police shot and killed an armed man after 4 Police shoot, kill robbery suspect on Star Street
After four tumultuous weeks of governing, President Donald 5 Trump rallies supporters by renewing old promises, insults

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE