BROOKLYN (PIX11) – Three men were shot outside a Brooklyn NYCHA complex in Bedford-Stuyvesant on Saturday evening, police said.
Officers in the 79th precinct responded to multiple calls involving a shooting at just past 5 p.m.
Upon arrival, officers discovered a 28-year-old male with a gunshot wound to his head. Two other males a 32-year-old and another 28-year-old were also found with gunshot wounds, police stated.
The three victims were transported to Kings County Hospital. The 28-year-old male who was shot in the head was pronounced dead, police said.
The 32-year-old male was shot in the lower back and the other 28-year-old male was shot in the stomach. They are expected to survive their injuries, police said.
Currently, no arrests have been made and an investigation remains ongoing, authorities stated.
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