Woman shot to death in NYCHA housing complex, police say

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Bad things happen in life.

A woman was shot and killed at Walt Whitman Houses on just after midnight on July 21.

FORT GREENE, Brooklyn — A woman was shot and killed just after midnight inside the Walt Whitman Houses on Thursday, police said.

The woman, who police haven’t been able to identify, was shot three times – once in the head, once in her left leg and once in her left arm, police said. She died from her injuries at the scene.

Police described the woman as being in her 20’s. She had a tattoo of flames with a mushroom on top on her left forearm. Police were not able to find any identification on her.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

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