Two Victims Were Fatally Shot Friday Night In East New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police have made an arrest in connection with a double homicide last week in Brooklyn.

Raul Correa, 59, is charged with two counts of murder and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon, police said Tuesday. He allegedly gunned down two men Friday night in East New York.

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Correa lives on the same street where the shootings occurred.

Police arrived around 8:35 p.m. Friday to find the two men lying in front of 202 Pennsylvania Ave. in Brooklyn, each with one gunshot wound to the chest.

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The men were taken to Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center. One of them — Tevin Beckles, 21, of Brooklyn — was pronounced dead shortly afterward, police said.

The second man — Randolph Williams, 37, of Brooklyn — was initially listed in critical condition at the hospital, but was pronounced dead Saturday morning.

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