One Killed, three Injured In Flatbush lounge shooting

A man was fatally shot and three other people were wounded early Friday when a gunman opened fire in a Brooklyn hookah lounge, cops said.
Paul Martinka

One man was killed and three injured after a gunman opened fire in a Prospect Lefferts Garden’s hookah lounge early Friday morning.

According to authorities, police arrived to Buda Hookah Lounge located at Flatbush Avenue between Rutland Road and Midwood Street at 2:55 am and found four persons with gun shot wounds.

One victim, a 27-year-old male, was shot in the head and torso. He was pronounced dead at Kings County Hospital.

A 25-year-old male and female were struck in the right foot and torso, respectively, and a 28-year-old male’s head was grazed by a bullet.

All of the victim’s were transported to Kings County and are said to be in stable condition, according to authorities.

No arrests have been made by press time.

Paul Martinka

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