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).
Monday, August 9, 2010
Teen Stabbed to Death on Fulton Street (75th Precinct)
On Monday August 9th, 2010 at 0330 hours police responded to a 911 call of an assault with a knife at the corner of Norwood Avenue and Fulton Street in the confines of the 75th precinct. Upon arrival police observed a M/H/18 stabbed in the chest. EMS responded and transported the victim to Brookdale hospital where he was pronounced DOA. There are no arrests at this time, the investigation is ongoing. The identification of the victim is being held pending notification to family.