Police: Suspect opens fire on 2 people in East New York, killing 1
Police are searching for a suspect in connection to opening fire at two people near the corner of Stanley and Van Siclen avenues Friday night.
News 12 is told a 27-year-old and a 17-year-old were both seated in a car around 4:15 p.m. when a white Mercedes Benz pulled up next to them and fired shots.
News 12 is told nine rounds were fired. In an act of desperation, the 27-year-old victim headed into a bodega for help.
That’s when News 12 is told officers tried to administer CPR before both men were taken to the hospital.
The 27-year-old was pronounced dead, and the 17-year-old victim is expected to be OK.
Police do not have an active description of the suspect at this time and say they fled the scene.