On Monday, November 07, 2022, at approximately 1135 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a person, shot in front of 565 Euclid Avenue, within the confines of the 75th Precinct in Brooklyn.

Upon arrival, officers observed a 35-year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, with gunshot wounds to the torso.

EMS responded and pronounced the male deceased at the scene.

Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as follows.


Eric Rentas
address withheld
Bronx, NY 10453

There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.