No Arrest Has Been Made

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police Sunday evening were searching for the suspect who shot and killed a man on the grounds of a Lower East Side public housing development.

The officers responded to a 911 call just after 4 a.m. and found an unconscious 30-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his torso in front of 15 St. James Pl., a building in the Smith Houses development.

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The victim was transported to New York Downtown Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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Police as of late Sunday afternoon had not released the victim’s name. No arrests had been made, and the homicide investigation continued.

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