Child, teenager and two others shot to death in an apartment in New York

At least four people, including a child, were found shot to death in Brooklyn apartment on Wednesday, March 14, 2018.

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At least four people, including a baby and a teenager, were found shot to death in an apartment in New York City on Wednesday, law enforcement sources said.

The victims, two men, a teenager and a 1-year-old girl were discovered in an apartment in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn early Wednesday by the baby’s grandmother, ABC 7 reported.

NYPD officers are on the scene in 345 Thatford Ave #a Brooklyn, the boundaries of the @NYPD73Pct, the investigation into the death of four persons, including a child. More information will be provided, if available.

— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) March 14, 2018

The NYPD identified the victims as Laylay Briggs, 1, Terrance Briggs, 27, Loyd Drain III, 16, and Loyd Drain, Jr., 57. The victims were reportedly found by Drain Jr. wife, CBS New York reported.

The New York City Police Department, said Briggs and his daughter Laylay were found dead in a room and Drain III was found in a different room. Drain Jr. was found in the bathroom.

Police looking for the way in which the victims knew each other. All the victims were shot in the head, NBC New York reported.

The researchers also investigated whether the incident was a murder-suicide. There doesn’t seem to be forced entry into the apartment.

No suspect is currently in custody. The NYPD announced the investigation is ongoing.

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