On Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at approximately 2130 hours, inside of 309 Utica Avenue (Bodega), in the confines of the 71 Precinct, Police responded to a call of shots fired. Upon arrival it was determined that two unidentified male blacks entered the location, armed with firearms and demanded money. During the robbery a physical altercation ensued and shots were fired by the suspects striking Victim #1, a Male, 50 years old and Victim #2, a Male, 18 years old. A third victim sustained a minor injury when he was struck with a firearm. Victim #1 was pronounced DOA at the scene, Victim #2 was removed to Kings County Hospital where he was pronounced D.O.A. There are no arrests at this time, the investigation is ongoing.
The victims have been identified as follows:
Mohammed Mansor Abuzaid M/50
1321 Sterling Place Apt.2
Abdul Kareem Mansor Abuzaid M/18
1321 Sterling Place Apt. 2