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84-year-old man shot to death in Brooklyn home

Posted at 12:58 PM, May 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-15 13:01:38-04

VINEGAR HILL, Brooklyn — Police are investigating after an 84-year-old man was found shot to death at his home in the Vinegar Hill section of Brooklyn Friday night.

Sydney Bragg, 84, was found unresponsive on a bed inside his home on North Portland Avenue around 8 p.m. He had a gunshot wound to his head, police say.

EMS responded and Bragg was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.