1 killed, 1 injured in overnight gunfire

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Two people were shot — one fatally — in separate incidents in Brooklyn and Queens overnight, according to police reports.

The deadly gunfire erupted around 4:10 a.m. Saturday when a 25-year-old man was shot in the torso by an unknown assailant on Shore Front Parkway and Beach 84th Street in Rockaway Beach, Queens, cops said. EMS transported the victim to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. There are no arrests.

Just minutes earlier in Brooklyn, around 4:05 a.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the abdomen at Hegeman Avenue and Mother Gaston Boulevard in Brownsville, authorities said. The victim, who went to Brookdale Hospital via private means, told cops he heard gunshots and then felt pain. He is listed in stable condition, police said.

Rockaway Beach shooting
EMS transported the victim to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
Seth Gottfried for NY Post
Police respond to the shooting at Rockaway Beach early Saturday morning.
Police respond to the shooting in Rockaway Beach early Saturday morning.
Seth Gottfried for NY Post



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