A 31-year-old man was fatally shot in Greenpoint this morning.
According to Citizen, an incident was initially reported at 229 N. Henry Street at 5:18 a.m.
Police were shortly on route, and confirmed that a shooting incident had occurred by 5:22 a.m. They requested EMS for the victim’s life-threatening injuries and began to canvass the area, including nearby McGolrick Park, for the suspect.
Multiple outlets report that the man was shot while in a parked car, reserving parking spaces for a Law & Order shoot.
“The suspect came up, opened the car door, and shot him multiple times, ABC 7 reports. “He was struck in the face and the neck and taken to Woodhull Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.”
Police are still looking for the shooter.
As this story is still developing, Greenpointers will update it when we find out more details.