Suspect in custody in triple shooting in NYC where gunman fired on officers
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
June 03, 2013 - 11:13 pm EDT
NEW YORK — New York City police have arrested a 29-year-old suspect in a triple shooting in Brooklyn where the gunman opened fire on police.
Police officers apprehend an alleged gunman, Kevon Brown, second from right, near the scene of a crime where three people were shot over the weekend in New York, Monday, June 3, 2013. Authorities say 25 people have been shot in a 48-hour period over the weekend in New York City. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Kevon Brown was arrested Monday on attempted murder and assault charges. There was no phone number listed at his address provided by police.
Police say Brown shot a 25-year-old and a 42-year-old both in the torso at around 3:20 p.m. on Sunday. Police say when he was approached by police who heard the shots, he fired on the officers who were not struck and did not return fire.
Brown fled, and shot at a third person, a 24-year-old man, who suffered a graze wound to the neck. The 42-year-old is in critical condition, the others are stable.
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