19-year-old man fatally shot in Brooklyn complex

According to authorities, a 19-year-old male was shot and died outside a Brooklyn public housing complex on Wednesday.


According to the NYPD, the victim, Jaden Cruz, was shot in the chest in front of a building at NYCHA’s Marlboro Houses in Gravesend at about 5:10 p.m.

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Cruz was brought to NYU Langone Hospital in Brooklyn, where he was pronounced dead, according to investigators.

The cause of the fatal gunfire was unknown.

There were no arrests made right away, and authorities did not release any suspect descriptions.

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