On Sunday, December 12, 2021 at approximately 0308 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a male, shot in front of 8 Rockaway Avenue, within the confines of the 73rd Precinct in Brooklyn.
Upon arrival, police observed a 31-year-old male with gunshot wounds to torso.
EMS also responded and transported the male to Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased.
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, the following 40-year-old male individual has been arrested and charged on Tuesday, January 18, 2022, within the confines of the 73rd Precinct.
Brooklyn, NY 11233
The investigation remains ongoing.
All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.