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The 33-year-old man from Brooklyn dies after being shot three times in the torso while sitting in his BMW

Brooklyn man, 33, dies after being shot three times in the torso while sitting in his BMW by two gunmen fleeing in a Mercedes Benz, police say.

  • Arfan Butt, 33, died of injuries after being shot in the hull several times in Brooklyn’s Dyker Heights
  • Police say the suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction in a Mercedes-Benz

A Brooklyn man died on Saturday after being shot three times while sitting in his BMW, according to police.

Arfan Butt, 33, died of his injuries after being shot several times in the hull in Brooklyn’s Dyker Heights.

He was in his BMW just as two men fired a gun, the New York Post reports. Police found Butt lying on the floor.

Arfan Butt, 33, died of injuries after being shot in the hull several times in Brooklyn's Dyker Heights

Arfan Butt, 33, died of injuries after being shot in the hull several times in Brooklyn’s Dyker Heights

The shooting took place in front of 1222 78th Street, between 12th and 13th Avenues at around 5.20pm.

“He was shot three times in the torso,” said a NYPD spokesman.

Police say the suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction in a Mercedes-Benz

Police say the suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction in a Mercedes-Benz

Police say the suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction in a Mercedes-Benz

Butt had been taken to Maimonides Hospital after the shooting.

Police say the suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction in a Mercedes-Benz.

No arrest has been made and the investigation is ongoing.

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