BROOKLYN, N.Y. (PIX11) — A man was shot and killed in the Brooklyn overnight, police said.

Police responded to reports of shots fired at 68 Lafayette Ave. around 2:12 a.m., according to the NYPD. Officers discovered a 34-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his neck.

First responders rushed the victim to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

No arrests have been made and the investigation remains ongoing.

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Charline Charles is a digital journalist from Brooklyn who has covered local news along with culture and arts in the New York City area since 2019. She joined PIX11 News in 2022. See more of her work here.