See it: Video of suspected Gravesend gunmen

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Police have released video of two men they believe killed a Stillwell Avenue man and left his brother fighting for his life on May 26.

The pair pumped several rounds into Galvin Becerra’s chest inside his home between Avenue T and 86th Street in Gravesend at 11:17 pm, police said. Becerra’s twin brother took one bullet to the torso in the attack, according to a police report.

Galvin Becerra was rushed to Coney Island Hospital, where doctors pronounced him dead, officials said. His brother was taken to Lutheran Medical Center in critical condition, a police report states.

The video shows the suspects walking away from the victim’s home minutes after the attack. Both men appear to have one hand concealed beneath a jacket.

The hospital has not updated the police department on the brother’s condition, a law enforcement source said.

Cops still don’t know what motivated the attack, officials said.

Police are asking anyone with information to call (800) 577–TIPS, log on to, or text their tips to 274637 and enter “Tip577.” All calls are kept strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Max Jaeger at or by calling (718) 260–8303. Follow him on Twitter @JustTheMax.
Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
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