Red Hook man shot dead in front of his apartment building

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Police are searching for a gunman who fatally wounded a Red Hook man outside his home on Tuesday night.

The criminal shot 23-year-old Jaheim Smallwood several times in front of his Red Hook Houses apartment on Bush Street between Columbia and Hicks streets at 8:17 pm, authorities said.

Emergency responders raced Smallwood to Methodist Hospital, where he died the next day, a police report states.

Cops have not made any arrests and the investigation is ongoing, according to authorities.

Reach reporter Lauren Gill at or by calling (718) 260–2511. Follow her on Twitter @laurenk_gill
Updated 10:17 pm, July 9, 2018
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