A 19-year-old gun victim was shot dead in Marlboro Houses on December 1, 2021.
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Detectives in Brooklyn are looking for the shooter who shot a 19-year-old man down in a public housing complex Wednesday night.
Jaden Cruz, 19, was shot in the chest in front of a building in Marlboro Houses at 2780 86th St. in Gravesend around kl.
Officers from 60th district and NYPD PSA 1 found Cruz, who lived down the block on West 11th Street, after responding to a 911 call regarding a man who was shot.
EMS rushed Cruz to NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn, where he was pronounced dead shortly afterwards.
On Thursday morning, police provided little information about the circumstances leading up to the shooting, including a description of the suspect responsible. No one has been arrested so far in the ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information about the killing can call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (for Spanish, call 888-57-PISTA). You can also submit tips online at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls and messages are kept confidential.