Cops: Man Shot Dead Inside Car In Bushwick, Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Authorities are looking for a man in connection to a deadly shooting in Brooklyn Friday afternoon.

Police say they responded to a ShotSpotter activation just before 6 p.m. at 1065 Broadway in Bushwick. Officers discovered 26-year-old Terrell Ortiz, of Brooklyn, seated inside a white Nissan Altima suffering from numerous gunshot wounds to his torso.

Medics rushed Ortiz to NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators are looking for a heavy-set Hispanic male in his 20’s in connection to the shooting. He was last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and dark shoes according to police.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74682). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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