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Man, 23, shot and killed outside Staten Island deli: NYPD

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Posted at 2:17 PM, Mar 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-13 14:17:48-04

STAPLETON, Staten Island — A man was shot and killed outside a Staten Island deli Thursday night, police said.

Authorities responded to a call of an assault in the vicinity of Broad and Gordon streets around 8:50 p.m.

Officers arrived to find Avanti Brock, 23, lying on the roadway in front of the deli with a gunshot wound to his torso, authorities said.

He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigation revealed Brock had been interacting with a group of men, and an unknown man was walking by and began shooting, striking the victim, authorities said.

No arrests have been made.