Police: Love triangle eyed in Allerton murder

The 20-year-old woman gunned down in broad daylight Thursday in Allerton fell victim to a so-called love triangle, police say.



As News 12 has reported, Kimberly Velasquez was fatally shot in the torso on Waring Avenue near the Pelham Bay Houses at around 3 p.m.



Velasquez's family lives on Claflin Avenue. 



Authorities say Velasquez was not the intended target. Police say the alleged shooter was firing at a man who was walking with Velasquez.



Police say that the suspect was dating a woman who was a former lover of the target.



No arrests have been made, but police are searching for the suspect.


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