NYPD: 8-year-old boy, others injured in Brooklyn BBQ shooting

by abdulafeezoo


An eight-year-old boy, and 3 others have been injured in a shooting at a Brooklyn barbecue on Saturday.

The small barbecue was underway on Quincy St. near Stuyvesant Ave., outside NYCHA’s Stuyvesant Gardens Houses.

Two men on a dirt bike rolled up about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, cops said.

One of the men pulled a gun and fired multiple rounds into the crowd before speeding off.

An 8-year-old boy suffered a graze wound to his left leg. A 36-year-old woman, a 27-year-old man and a 46-year-old woman were all shot in the legs.

Medics took all four victims to Kings County Hospital, where they were expected to recover.

The shooter has not been caught. Cops were trying to determine if any of the victims were his intended target.

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