Murdered on Henry
A Red Hook teen was gunned down as he walked home along Henry Street Friday.
Police said that Ronald Williams was returning from a store shortly after midnight on December 4 when an unidentified assailant opened fire.
Responding officers found Williams lying face-up on the ground with a bullet hole in his chest. He died of his injuries shortly after he was rushed to Lutheran Medical Center.
Police sources said that they are investigating several motives for Williams’ death, including a rumor that the teen was killed over a girl.
No arrests have been made as this paper went to press.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to come forward.
Calls can be made to the NYPD CrimeStoppers hotline at (800) 577-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.
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