Young child among 4 family members shot dead in Brooklyn: sources


BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn – Four family members, including a young child, have been shot and killed in Brooklyn, police sources said Wednesday.

The child’s grandmother made the horrifying discovery around 5 a.m. at an apartment on Thatford Avenue, near Riverdale Avenue, according to police sources.

A little girl believed to be younger than 2 years old, and three men, were found dead with bullet wounds to the head, police sources said.

The grandmother came to the location to babysit, according to sources.

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NYPD officers are on the scene inside 345 Thatford Ave #Brooklyn, confines of the @NYPD73Pct, investigating the deaths of four individuals including one child. More information will be provided when available.

– NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) March 14, 2018