Canarsie killer on the loose: NYPD

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Cops are hunting the gunman who shot and killed a 24-year-old man in Canarsie on Sunday.

The killer shot the victim once in the head on Avenue K between E. 84th and E. 85th streets at 2 a.m. on July 28, according to police.

Paramedics rushed the man to Kings County Hospital in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, where he was pronounced dead, cops said.

Police are withholding the victim’s name until his family can be notified, according to police.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Chandler Kidd at or by calling (718) 260–2525. Follow her at
Updated 11:49 am, July 29, 2019
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Reasonable discourse

Ann Chilada from El Torito says:
What’s with all these Koreans shooting people? Something in the kimchi?
July 29, 2019, 12:43 pm
Ann Chilada from El Torito says:
Correction, I'm a very very very very uneducated racist trump supporter! I forgot to post where Henry is from.
July 29, 2019, 3:53 pm
Major Ray Zist from Henry Ford’s Head says:
Clean up Canarsie! cut off the EBT and let them move to Virginny!
July 29, 2019, 6 pm
Feminist from Park Slope says:
You say "gunman" - but what makes you know it wasn't a gunwoman? Or a gunperson? Prejudice?
July 30, 2019, 6:18 am
Major Ray Zist from Henry Ford’s Head says:
I'm too racist & stupid to understand that white people are the largest number on public assistance. Facts are for the liberal elite!
July 30, 2019, 11:20 am

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