Cops: Man killed in Brooklyn; 3 others injured

Cops: Man killed in Brooklyn; 3 others injured

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NEW YORK (AP) - Police are investigating after a man was shot in the head and killed inside a Brooklyn public housing building.

Police say they responded just before 6:45 p.m. Friday to a report of a man shot in the Wyckoff Gardens, a public housing complex in the Boerum Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn.

They say a 43-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the head was transported to New York Methodist Hospital where he was declared dead.

Police say a 40-year-old man and a 30-year-old man were both pistol whipped in the incident. They were also taken to local hospitals for treatment.

They say a third victim, a 38-year-old man, suffered a graze wound to the hip but refused medical treatment.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

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