Hassan Brown, 27, Murdered

Published on June 22, 2020, 3:40 pm
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the vehicle depicted in the attached photograph in connection to a homicide that occurred within the confines of the 75th Precinct in Brooklyn.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Friday, June 19, 2020, at approximately 1613 hours, opposite 640 Stanley Avenue, an unknown individual fired several shots from the front passenger’s seat of a blue 4-door sedan at the two male victims (a 27-year-old and a 17-year-old) while they sat inside of their car.

The 27-year-old male was shot several times in the torso, arms, legs and head.

The 17-year-old was shot once in the right thigh. Both victims were removed to Brookdale Hospital where the 27-year-old was pronounced deceased.

The 17-year-old was listed as being in stable condition. The unknown individual and the operator of the blue sedan fled the scene inside of the vehicle westbound on Stanley Avenue.

Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.



Hassan Brown
address withheld
Brooklyn, NY 11233

Surveillance video clip and photograph(s) of the suspect(s)’ vehicle are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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