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A large pool of blood and discarded sweatshirt mark the ground where one of the shot men ended up. Eagle photo by Todd Maisel

One dead, one wounded in Bed-Stuy shooting

December 4 | By Todd Maisel Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle

  One person is dead and a second is wounded after the two became embroiled in a shooting dispute at the corner of Marcus Garvey Blvd and Pulaski Street, police officials said. Police said the first victim, a 21-year-old man, was found behind 153 Marcus Garvey Blvd., at the Pulaski-Sumner Houses, shot in the neck. He […]

On Marcy Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, new apartment buildings like 633 Marcy Ave. have sprung up among old-fashioned rowhouses. Eagle photos by Lore Croghan

Take a stroll on Marcy Avenue, part two

November 28 | By Lore Croghan Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A Montrose Morris mansion and a NYCHA project where Jay-Z grew up. You can find both on Marcy Avenue. This historic road runs through the heart of Bedford-Stuyvesant and zigs and zags through the south end of Williamsburg. It was named after 19th-century politician William Learned Marcy, Leonard Benardo and Jennifer Weiss’ book “Brooklyn by […]

Police question a man in a gunpoint robbery on Bergen Street near where the robbery occurred before taking him into custody. Photos by Todd Maisel

Five taken into custody after Bed-Stuy armed robbery

November 20 | Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Five people were taken into custody in connection with a gunpoint robbery of an unidentified victim at Pacific Street and Utica Avenue in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. No injuries were reported.