Police Investigate B. 65 Street Shooting
Gilbert Barnett Jr. told investigators he was walking south on Beach 65 Street at about 2:10 a.m. when an unknown shooter opened fire on him near Thursby Avenue, according to police.
The NYPD conducted an exhaustive search of the area for the gunman but didn’t find a suspect, according to a source.
Barnett, who lives in an apartment on Beach 56 Street, was brought to the emergency room at Peninsula Hospital Center for a gunshot wound to his left thigh. He was treated and later released.
Police asked anyone with information to call the 100 Precinct Detective Squad at (718) 318-4221.