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19-year-old dies from gunshot wound to chest in Brooklyn



BROOKLYN, New York – At approximately 8:55PM Saturday evening, NYPD officers responded to a call regarding an assault that had occurred at the intersection of Weirfield Street and Bushwick Avenue in the 83 Precinct. When officers arrived on the scene they found a 19-year-old man shot in the chest. The victim was transported by ambulance where he was later pronounced deceased at Wyckoff Hospital.  Detectives currently have no arrest and the investigation is currently ongoing. The name of the victim is being withheld pending proper identification.