Father of 3 fatally shot outside Marcy Houses

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Anthony Taylor, 45, was shot and killed outside of 585 Park Ave. Tuesday, police say. Anthony Taylor, 45, was shot and killed outside of 585 Park Ave. Tuesday, police say.
BEDFORD-STUYVESANT -

Police are searching for three people in connection to the fatal shooting of a father of three Tuesday morning at the Marcy Houses in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

Investigators say Anthony Taylor, 45, was shot in the chest around 4 a.m. outside the building in which he grew up. Another man was grazed in the wrist.

Taylor was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police have not yet released descriptions of the three people for whom they are searching. It was not immediately clear what led up to the shooting, or if the two men shot were the intended targets.

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