Hmm: ‘Execution-style’ slaying of 2 NYPD officers in Brooklyn

Hmm: ‘Execution-style’ slaying of 2 NYPD officers in Brooklyn

[Ed. – Probably related to gangs and/or organized crime.  Never a “good” time for such a thing.]

Two uniformed NYPD officers were shot dead — execution style — as they sat in their marked police car on a Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, street corner.

According to preliminary reports, both officers were working overtime as part of an anti-terrorism drill when they were shot point-blank by a single gunman who approached their car at the corner of Myrtle and Tompkins avenues. …

The gunman just started “pumping bullets” into the patrol car, another source said.

The suspected gunman fled to a nearby subway station at Myrtle and Willoughby avenues, where he was fatally shot. Preliminary reports were unclear on whether he was shot by police or his own hand.

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