Murder in Flatlands

Murder in Flatlands
Photo by Steve Solomonson

A man was killed by multiple gunshots in Flatlands on Sept. 26.

Police say Dorrian Ford was shot in the head, neck, and back on Avenue H between East 39th and East 40th streets at 5:29 pm last Friday. Cops found Ford unresponsive and unconscious at the scene and paramedics declared Ford dead when they arrived.

Authorities say there are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577–8477. The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.

Reach reporter Vanessa Ogle at vogle‌@cngl‌ocal.com or by calling (718) 260–4507. Follow her attwitter.com/oglevanessa.