BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A man was fatally shot in the head in a Brooklyn park on Sunday evening, officials said.
Officers believe the victim was an innocent bystander. He was in the handball courts when two groups began shooting just before 6 p.m.
The 53-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not yet released his name.
Young children and a group of soccer players on Sunday evening.
There was a large police presence at Lincoln Terrace Park after the shooting.
The NYPD has not yet released any identifying information about the shooter.
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