Police: Yahoo opens fire in Boerum Hill

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A yahoo tried to shoot two other people in front of a Boerum Hill building in broad daylight last Sunday, police say.

The gunman fired three bullets in the duo’s direction on Hoyt Street, between Baltic and Warren streets at around 1:30 pm on May 1, according to a report.

Mercifully, the lout didn’t hit them — or anyone else, cops said.

Police describe the shooter as in his late teens, standing around 5-foot-10 and weighing 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and black high top sneakers.

Police ask anyone with information about the crime to call (800) 577–8477, submit tips at, or text 274637 followed by TIP577. All calls are strictly

Updated 10:17 pm, July 9, 2018
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Rufus Leaking from BH says:
Good thing we have such strict gun laws - he might have hit somebody.
May 9, 2016, 10:14 am
Gary from Fort Greene says:
Let's see: 5'10'', 160 lbs, black hoodie, jeans...any other distinguishing characteristics? Nope, can't think of any.
May 9, 2016, 3:49 pm
jjm from c. hill says:
gary, what difference does it make? i tell folks all the time that they live in brooklyn, not nebraska. get used to it.
May 9, 2016, 7:08 pm

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