Police are investigating the shooting death of a man on Jefferson Avenue Friday night.
On Friday, July 5, at around 11:55 p.m., police were called to 478 Jefferson between Throop Ave and Marcus Garvey Blvd regarding a shooting incident. Upon arrival, police found a man, 29, at the scene with multiple gunshots to his chest and arms.
The victim was taken to Kings County Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The man's identity is pending family notification. There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website atWWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.