The young people who gathered for a party in a Brooklyn apartment building on Sunday night appeared to be in a festive mood, neighbors said. Revelers spilled out of apartments on the third and fourth floors, into hallways and out onto the sidewalk. But shortly after 11 p. At least two people opened fire, leaving one woman dead and six others injured, including a year-old girl, police said. The episode came amid a surge in violence in New York City this year. Shootings have doubled compared with last year, with at least 1, incidents, and murders have risen by about 37 percent, to about
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One teen dead, another wounded in broad daylight during Brooklyn shooting
The cookout in Brooklyn on Sunday night was like many other outdoor parties in New York City during the pandemic. People gathered around a smoldering grill near a park late on a warm summer evening. The group included a 1-year-old boy in a stroller. Then, at around p.
Two teen boys were shot, leaving one dead and the other badly hurt, in a violent robbery on a Brooklyn street Wednesday afternoon, police said. The incident occurred just after p. The suspect approached the two boys walking down the street and attempted to rob them, police said, with the year-old being struck in the chest and face. He was pronounced dead after being rushed to Kings County Hospital.