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Police: 20-year-old man killed following Brooklyn playground shooting

Police say a 20-year-old man is dead following a shooting at a Brooklyn playground Friday night.

News 12 Staff

Apr 16, 2022, 1:05 AM

Updated 793 days ago

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Police say a 20-year-old man is dead following a shooting at a Brooklyn playground Friday night. 
Police tell News 12 they received a call about shots fired near 1405 Atlantic Ave., also known as St. Andrews Playground, around 6:38 p.m. 
When officers arrived they found a 20-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds to the torso, police say.
EMS transported the man to Interfaith Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
No arrests have been made at this time. The identity of the 20-year-old man has not been released.
The investigation is ongoing.


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