According to police, a 19 year-old was fatally shot in the face outside a Brooklyn-based public housing development on Wednesday.
Jaden Cruz was identified as the victim. He was attacked in front of a structure.
NYCHA’s Marlboro Houses in Gravesend at about 5:10 p.m., according to the NYPD.
Cruz was taken to NYU Langone Hospital Brooklyn, where he was declared dead.
The cause of the fatal shooting was not known.
Police did not immediately make any arrests and they didn’t provide any descriptions of suspects.