BROOKLYN, N.Y. (PIX11) – A 15-year-old girl was injured and an 18-year-old man was killed in a shooting that happened in Flatbush Sunday, according to the NYPD.
Police said the teen victim was grazed on her left shin by a gunshot, while the man, identified as Anwah Armbrister, had gunshot wounds to his head and chest. Both victims were shot inside of 460 East 21st St. around 5:15 p.m. before they left the building, according to authorities.
EMS took the victims to NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County. The girl was treated and released while Armbrister was pronounced dead, police said.
There have been no arrests.
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