Two shot, one dead in Brooklyn shooting

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On Saturday, January 21, 2023 at approximately 2117 hours, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired in the vicinity of 1432 East 46 Street, within the confines of the 63 Precinct. A preliminary investigation determined that two males were struck by gunfire at the location.
On Saturday, January 21, 2023 at approximately 2117 hours, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired in the vicinity of 1432 East 46 Street, within the confines of the 63 Precinct. A preliminary investigation determined that two males were struck by gunfire at the location.

NEW YORK, NY – Two men were shot and one killed in a shooting that took place in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn Saturday night. Police were dispatched to the area of 1432 East 46th Street at around 9:15 pm after receiving 911 calls of gunshots in the area.

Detectives with the NYPD’s 63rd Precinct reported two victims being reportedly struck by gunfire prior to police arrival. Both victims had been taken to the hospital before police arrived on the scene.

A 30-year-old man was struck in the body, and a 28-year-old man was struck in the shoulder. Both were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in Brooklyn.

The 30-year-old victim was pronounced dead a short time later.

No arrests have been made in this shooting. No suspect information has been released by police at this time. The circumstances of the shooting are unknown.

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