Mott Haven shooting on East 139th Street kills 21-year-old man

Police are investigating a homicide in Mott Haven after finding a 21-year-old man shot to death early this morning. The unidentified victim was found on

Police found the victim at around 3:30 a.m. this morning with a gunshot wound to the head.

Police found the victim at around 3:30 a.m. this morning with a gunshot wound to the head. (6/2/13)

MOTT HAVEN - Police are investigating a homicide in Mott Haven after finding a 21-year-old man shot to death early this morning.

Police say they got a 911 call at around 3:30 a.m. and found the victim on East 139th Street near Brook Avenue. Upon their arrival, the unidentified victim was found with a gunshot wound to the head.

The victim was taken to Lincoln Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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