New photos: Suspects wanted after 16-year-old shot in head near Brooklyn playground


BOERUM HILL, Brooklyn — Police on Saturday released photos of two suspects wanted in connection with a shooting in Brooklyn that left a 16-year-old girl in critical condition.

The teen was shot in the head around 3 p.m. on Friday near a playground at Nicholas Naquan Heyward Jr. Park in Boerum Hill, police said. 

Investigators do not believe she was the intended target, according to the NYPD.

The head of the 84th Precinct said the teen was still in critical condition Saturday night.

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