Man shot and killed outside Brooklyn church: police

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn — The search for the person who shot and killed a man outside a Brooklyn church is underway Thursday, police said.

Police investigate after a man was shot and killed in Brooklyn on April 18, 2018. (PIX11)

Claudell Gary, 37, was found unconscious and unresponsive in front of Mt. Zion Pentecostal Holy Church on Hart Street after police said they responded to a 911 call about a man being shot around 8:40 p.m.

Gary, who lived down the street from the incident, was shot once in the neck and left leg, police said.

He was transported to a hospital, where he died, according to police.

No arrests have been made in the deadly shooting.

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