The Early Word: Fatal Shooting at Farragut Houses

30-year-old man shot multiple times on Tuesday night, according to police.

1. A day after , violence returned to the streets of Brooklyn. At 9:55 p.m. Tuesday in the rear of a building on Nassau Street at Farragut Houses, a 30-year-old man was shot multiple times in the torso, police said. According to police, the man was later pronounced dead at Kings County Hospital. No arrests have been made.

2. Reading is Fundamental, the largest children’s literacy nonprofit in the U.S., will hand over a free book after ever sixth read to kids. Clinton Hill Library, 380 Washington Ave. 2:30 p.m. Free.  

2. Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project's continues its successful season bringing fresh produce and homemade goods to Fort Greene Houses and vicinity. N. Portland and Myrtle avenues. 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Free.

3. Part of BAM’s New Wave Festival, Jonah Bokaer and Anthony McCall's explores total motion with four dancers moving through an installation built from shifting avenues of light and images. Brooklyn Academy of Music, 30 Lafayette Ave. 8 p.m. $20.

4. , The Ume Group's fresh take on this much loved classic, combines glimpses of Electra's "dance of utter darkness” with impressive fight choreography and martial arts. Irondale Center, 85 S. Oxford St. 8 p.m. $25. 

5. Alternate side parking rules are in effect.

Blankocat September 05, 2012 at 01:49 PM
Jane Doe September 06, 2012 at 12:38 AM
A wonderful community my azz! This neighborhood needs to be taken off the radar and blown up. This place is terrible!


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