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Man dead after 4 people shot in Brownsville: police

Four shot in Brownsville, Brooklyn
Posted at 11:18 PM, Oct 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-08 05:20:05-04

BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A man was killed and three others injured when the four men were shot in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn on Wednesday night, police said.

One of the victims of the shooting on Hegeman Avenue, near Osborn Street, was pronounced dead upon arrival to the hospital, officials said.

Authorities responded to the Bronwnsvlle scene at about 10:41 p.m., according to the FDNY and NYPD. The four victims were transported to area hospitals.

Three other victims sustained what police called non-life-threatening injuries.

A 44-year-old man was wounded in the arm, a 32-year-old man was shot in the shoulder and a 31-year-old man was shot in his leg, police said.

Police did not release a description of the shooter or any additional identifying information about the victims.

No arrests had been made as of early Thursday.

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