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, June 27, 2010
Man Shot to Death, Halsey & Wilson (83rd Precinct)
On Saturday, June 26, 2010 at approximately 2:39 a.m. police responded to a person shot in the vicinity of Halsey Street and Wilson Avenue, located within the confines of the 83rd Precinct. Upon arrival a M/B/32 was discovered lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to his back. EMS also responded to the scene and pronounced the male D.O.A. There have been no arrests made in regards to this incident. The investigation is ongoing.