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Police are asking for the public's help in finding suspect.



    Brooklyn Shooting Caught on Surveillance Video

    Police want the public's help in finding the suspect shown in this video shooting an 18-year-old boy in Brooklyn over the weekend. (Published Tuesday, April 19, 2011)

    Cops are looking for a suspect caught on a surveillance camera shooting a teenager after they both exit an elevator in Brooklyn. 

    Police say 18-year-old Andre Pitts was shot multiple times in the torso. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.      

    The shooting occurred in a Lot Avenue building in Brownsville on Sunday.      

    The surveillance camera shows the suspect following the victim into the elevator. Later, the suspect is seen holding a gun and shooting outside the elevator; the victim is off camera.

    The suspect is then seen re-entering the elevator and calmly walking away.

    Anyone who might recognize the man in the video is asking to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.