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Man Found Dead on Carlton Avenue

Incident early Sunday is fourth fatal shooting at Fort Greene Houses this year.

A 27-year-old man was found Sunday with a single gunshot wound to the head at Whitman Houses, according to the New York Police Department.

The victim was pronounced dead at Brooklyn Hospital, police said. 

According to police, public housing safety officers discovered Jamor Crawford at 1:42 a.m. outside 124 Carlton Ave., a six-story residential tower.

Police said Crawford was a resident of a building on nearby Cumberland Walk.

Crawford is the fourth fatal shooting victim at Whitman, Ingersoll and Farragut Houses so far this year.

In March, Justin Cherry, 20, and Jaquan Webb, 21, were shot and killed within weeks of each other—prompting a march against gun violence led by local clergy, residents and elected officials.

Jorge Robaina, 30, was shot dead at Farragut Houses on Sept. 4.

There are no arrests, police said. The investigation is ongoing.

Reeny October 11, 2012 at 01:12 AM
We are trying to get that video off of youtube....mark it as spam so it can be gone
Joe Buchanan October 11, 2012 at 01:06 PM
I knew the man well. His name was Jamal Nickel Crawford. He is survived by his son. I was very disturb by this tragedy because he was a really good person. Jamal will be greatly missed. POP
zim hilliard.... October 11, 2012 at 05:26 PM
1 love cousin... ur in my thoughts every day and never will be forgotten... never!!!
Joe Gonzalez October 11, 2012 at 05:38 PM
The videotape as painful as it is ought remain posted to YOU TUBE. Folks need to see the reality of the streets. People need to stop and think about the pain all these killings causes our community. Some of the ones who posted their oppostision to the tape are the same ones who push the 'no snitching' scam. Persons committing these crimes must know no safe haven in our community. Somebody knows something. How many folks have been shot and killed in that area in the past three years?
Brooklyn k November 25, 2012 at 09:59 PM
The video should not remain on YouTube. So if they had footage of your mother getting killed would it still be okay to keep it up there?? Think about what you said.... He has a mother, a son, and family that love n care for him u think they wanna log on a website and see some shit like that? Are you kidding me?!?!

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