1 person killed, 3 wounded in Coney Island shooting

Posted at 4:11 PM, Mar 22, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-22 19:19:37-04

One person was shot to death and three others were injured in a shooting in Coney Island Friday afternoon, according to police.

Gunfire broke out near 2701 W. 33rd St. around 4 p.m., it is unclear if there was more than one shooter.


One person was pronounced dead at the scene, that person has not been identified.  A 24-year-old man was taken to Lutheran Hospital in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the head.  A 63-year-old female is in serious condition after being shot in the torso, and another male at the scene was grazed in the head.

All four victims were related, it is not clear what sparked the shooting.

Police are searching for a suspect.

This is a developing story and will be updated.