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).
Saturday, May 7, 2011
WANTED for March Murder on Sterling Place (77th Precinct)
On Sunday, March 13, 2011 at approximately 1949 hours, police responded to a report of shots fired inside 709 Sterling Place, in the confines of the 77 Precinct. Upon arrival officers found a M/B/30 shot twice in the chest, unconscious and unresponsive. Two unknown suspects fled on foot in an unknown direction. EMS also responded and transported the victim to Kings County Hospital, where he was pronounced DOA.