A gunmen shot and killed a man at close range in Sunset Park at 7:40 p.m. last night. The victim was shot at three times and died from a single bullet to the back of his head.
The gunmen and victim were both Latino, and police expressed suspicion that it was a gang rubout. Area sources said the Brooklyn neighborhood is rife with violence.
Police used a K-9 unit to search the rooftops of local buildings for the gunman. The perpetrator reportedly left his jacket at the scene of the crime, according to the New York Daily News.