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
Woman Shot to Death, Hancock & Bushwick (83rd Precinct)
On Saturday, June 26, 2010 at approximately 1:17 a.m. at Hancock Street and Bushwick Avenue, in the confines of the 83 Precinct, police responded to a call of a person shot. Upon arrival a F/B/22 was discovered lying on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds to her body. EMS also responded to the scene and transported the victim to Woodhull Hospital where she was pronounced D.O.A. There have been no arrests made in regards to this incident, the investigation is ongoing.