Police question teen after fatal shooting at Bushwick Houses

<p>An 18-year-old boy is being questioned by police after a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed at the Bushwick Houses.</p>

News 12 Staff

Jul 18, 2018, 10:43 AM

Updated 2,099 days ago

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An 18-year-old boy is being questioned by police after a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed at the Bushwick Houses.
The incident happened Tuesday at 370 Bushwick Ave. shortly before 3 p.m.
Police say a bullet struck the 15-year-old in the chest, and a 42-year-old man was grazed on the cheek.
Both were taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull where the 15-year-old boy was pronounced dead.
Police have not released the identity of the teen who was killed.
The 18-year-old being questioned at the 90th precinct remains a person of interested in the case.
However, police have not labeled him a suspect.
Police say the fatal shooting may be gang-related.


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