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NYPD Investigating Separate Homicides in Brooklyn



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    The NYPD is investigating two separate homicides in Brooklyn.

    Police say they responded to a 911 call at 1610 Nostrand Ave. around 11 p.m. Sunday where they found a 22-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds.

    The victim, identified as Eric Lantimo of Brooklyn, was shot in the head, back and right shoulder.

    About two hours earlier, police say a 21-year-old man was found with gunshot wounds to his torso in the Howard Houses on Mother Gaston Boulevard.

    He was identified as Aaron Utsey of Brooklyn.

    Both victims were taken to hospitals, where they were pronounced dead.

    There were no immediate arrests. 

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