Man shot and killed in Brooklyn: police

EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — A man was shot and killed in Brooklyn Sunday, Feb. 3, police said. 

Police gather evidence at the Flatbush crime scene on Monday

Police found an unconscious and unresponsive man lying in the street near East 49th Street and Avenue D in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn at about 11 p.m. that night.

The 43-year-old man, who suffered gunshot wounds to his head and torso, was rushed to a hospital where he later died.

More than two months after the shooting, police identified the victim as Shamel Lucas.

No arrests have been made. The investigation remains ongoing.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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