Gunfire kills 1, wounds 2 in Brooklyn

July 11, 2010 9:16:08 AM PDT
One man was killed and two injured in a shooting overnight in Brooklyn.The shooting happened near Tompkins Avenue and Kosciuszko Street shortly before 2 a.m.

Officers found a 23-year-old on the ground with a gunshot wound to the head.

He pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities later identified him as Jamel Johnson of Brookyn.

A 39-year-old man and a 29-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to their legs.

Police said they were taken to the hospital in stable condition.

Their names were not released.


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