Man dead after shooting near Prospect Park
A man is dead after a shooting near Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
Police responded to a 911 call of two men being assaulted just before 3:30 a.m. Friday.
Police say they found three men in a car at Parkside Avenue near Parade Place, two of them with gunshot wounds.
A 42-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to his jaw, neck and back, according to police. He was taken to Maimonides Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Authorities say a 20-year-old man was taken to Kings County Hospital in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his back.
A third man was not hurt.
So far, there have been no arrests, but the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.