Safety alerts, helpful links and occasional commentary on crime in Central Brooklyn, with a focus on the following precincts: 71st and 77th (Crown Heights), 79th and 81st (Bedford-Stuyvesant), 73rd (Brownsville) and 88th (Fort Greene/Clinton Hill).
Sunday, March 9, 2008
MURDER - Eastern Parkway (73rd Precinct)
ON SUNDAY 3-9-08 AT 0320 HOURS I/S 1999 EASTERN PKWY, CONFINES OF THE 73 PCT, POLICE RESPONDED TO A CALL OF A MALE SHOT. UPON ARRIVAL, POLICE OBSERVED A M/B/30 UNCONSCIOUS AND UNRESPONSIVE WITH A GSW TO THE HEAD. EMS RESPONDED AND PRONOUNCED THE VICTIM DOA AT 0340 HOURS AT THE SCENE. THERE ARE NO ARRESTS AT THIS TIME. THE INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.