EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — Three people were shot, including two teenagers, in Brooklyn early Sunday morning, police said.
Authorities were called to the area of Dumont Avenue and Drew Street near the border of East New York around 3:30 a.m. Arriving officers found a 16-year-old shot in the back of the head, a 17-year-old with a graze wound to the face, and a 35-year-old with a gunshot wound, police said.
They were rushed to the hospital. Police described the 16-year-old and 35-year-old as “critical” and the 17-year-old old as “stable.”
The victims were inside a vehicle at Linden Boulevard and Drew Street when another vehicle drove up and opened fire, police said. The 35-year-old drove away from the scene and crashed into an unoccupied vehicle at Dumont Avenue and Drew Street, according to investigators.