Man shot, killed in Sheepshead Bay

Police say one person was killed in a shooting in Sheepshead Bay today.

EMS says the victim was shot in the stomach around 5 a.m. He was taken to Kings County Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Police say they have a 20-year-old man in custody in connection with the shooting.

The shooting occurred at the intersection of East 15th Street and Avenue U.

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