NEW YORK (PIX11) — Two deaths brought upon by gun violence occurred overnight, police said Saturday.
A 25-year-old man who was shot outside a NYCHA complex in Canarsie, Brooklyn died after he was previously reported to be in stable condition, according to officials. The victim was shot multiple times in the abdomen a few minutes past 8 p.m. on Friday. He was taken to a hospital, where, at around 2:15 a.m., he was pronounced dead.
In Tremont Park in the Bronx, officers found Delijah Farmer, 21, with a gunshot wound to his torso at around 3:30 a.m., according to authorities. The victim was taken by EMS to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Investigations by police regarding the deadly shootings are ongoing. No arrests have been made in connection to either incident.
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