Double fatal shooting in Brooklyn

October 28, 2008 2:53:45 PM PDT
An elderly man was one of two victims shot in the head in a double murder in the lobby of a building in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn late Monday night.Police say the 83-year-old man was gunned down inside the lobby of 193 Martense Street at around 10:50 p.m. He was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Another man, a 31-year-old resident of the apartment building, was also shot in the head, according to authorities. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man's body was brought out of the lobby in a body bag hours later. The gunman fled the scene, and no arrests were immediately made.

Authorities could not immediately provide a motive for the crime.

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