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NYPD investigate 2 fatal overnight shootings in Brooklyn; no arrests

The NYPD is investigating two fatal overnight shootings in Brooklyn.

News 12 Staff

May 22, 2022, 11:51 AM

Updated 758 days ago

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The NYPD is investigating two fatal overnight shootings in Brooklyn.
Police say they responded to a 911 call early Sunday morning at New Lots Avenue. They say they found an unconscious 32-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his torso.
The man was transported to Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
The NYPD responded to a second shooting Saturday night on the intersection of Avenue W and Batchelder Street. They say they found an unresponsive 18-year-old man with gunshot wounds to his head.
He was pronounced dead at NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island.
There is no evidence that the two incidents are related.
No arrests have been made in either of the shootings as the investigations continue.


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