Police: Man fatally shot in the head in front of Sumner Houses in Bed-Stuy

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BED-STUY -

One man is dead after a shooting in Bed-Stuy Tuesday night.

The incident happened around 11:30 p.m. when police say they found the 35-year-old victim in front of the entrance to the Sumner Houses on Myrtle Avenue.

They say the man was found with a gunshot wound to his head and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim’s identity has not yet been revealed.

Police say one person was seen running from the scene, but do not have a description on that person.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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