Man robbed, shot outside Tilden Houses in Brownsville

A man was shot outside a NYCHA apartment building in Brownsville Saturday afternoon in an apparent robbery.



Police say the incident happened at the Tilden Houses on Livonia Avenue around 1 p.m.



Witnesses say two men approached the victim, who was standing outside 305 Livonia Ave. They say the two men stole the victim's jacket and wallet, shot him, threw the gun at him and ran inside the apartment building.



The victim was taken to the hospital. His condition is not yet known.



No arrests have been made. Police say they are investigating the incident.



 


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