Canarsie shooter slays one, wounds another

Cops are hunting the gunmen who killed a man in Canarsie, and wounded another on July 10
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Cops are searching for a gunman who shot and killed one man, while wounding another in front of an E. 104th Street apartment building on July 10.

A witness reported the shooting between Farragut and Glenwood roads at 2:56 a.m., and police arrived to discover 27-year-old Canarsie resident Justin Kelly shot in the head, and a 36-year-old man with a bullet wound to the neck, police said.

Both men were taken to Brookdale Hospital, where Kelly was pronounced dead and the other man remains in stable condition, cops said.

There have been no arrests and the investigation remains ongoing, according to police.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Chandler Kidd at ckidd@schnepsmedia.com or by calling (718) 260–2525. Follow her at twitter.com/ChanAnnKidd.

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