Man found dead at Brooklyn shelter

A man was found dead inside a New York City homeless shelter in Brooklyn, police say.



The incident happened Sunday at 4 p.m. inside of the shelter at 2402 Atlantic Ave.



Police say the 37-year-old man was found lying unconscious and unresponsive on the second floor of the building. He was pronounced dead at the scene.



The man's identity has not been released pending family notification.


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