NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A $12,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in the death of an off-duty auxiliary police officer in Brooklyn.
Police said Aleger was shot once in the back and left to die.
He was pronounced dead at Brookdale Hospital.
The incident happened just 10 blocks from his home.
Aleger, a father of two, had been walking to the train to get Mount Sinai Hospital, where he worked as an medical orderly.
Aleger also volunteered as an auxiliary officer in the 13th Precinct in Manhattan.