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Police: Shooting injures 1 woman, 2 teens outside Fort Greene Park

Three people were wounded in a shooting in Fort Greene early Sunday, police say.

News 12 Staff

Aug 30, 2020, 2:36 PM

Updated 1,361 days ago

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Three people were wounded in a shooting in Fort Greene early Sunday, police say.
Police tell News 12 that shots were fired around 1:30 a.m. right outside Fort Greene Park at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and Washington Park.

News 12 is told two teenagers, a 16-year-old and a 17-year-old, were shot, along with a 20-year-old woman.
Police say an unknown vehicle came to where the three people were standing when multiple rounds were fired.

The 20-year-old was shot in her left leg, the 16-year-old in his right arm and right ankle and the 17-year-old in his leg and buttocks.

They were all taken to the hospital, where they are being treated for their injuries.

As of 10 a.m., this incident was just one of five shootings reported after midnight in the borough.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.
 


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