Investigators: Man killed during Mott Haven shooting

Police are continuing their probe into a fatal shooting that occurred Thursday in Mott Haven.

News 12 Staff

Sep 18, 2020, 5:15 PM

Updated 1,347 days ago

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Police are continuing their probe into a fatal shooting that occurred Thursday in Mott Haven.
The incident happened on 141st Street and Cypress Avenue around 4 p.m. right across from a school.
News 12 is told Felix Medina, 33, got into an argument with another man in front of a grocery store called La Victoria.
Surveillance video from the bodega captured Medina pointing his finger at someone out of camera view. He then is seen flinching and walking away toward the street behind a parked car.
A few seconds later, the gunman is seen walking on the sidewalk.
Investigators say Medina was shot in the head and back. He later died at a hospital.
No one else was injured in the incident.
Detectives are investigating whether the victim and the suspect knew each other.
News 12 is told the victim lived just blocks away from where he was shot. Neighbors tell News 12 that they knew the victim and say the gunman also lives nearby.
Anyone who saw anything related to the incident is asked to call authorities.


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